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" Of all species of deaths, the most detestable is that of poison; because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought'. "
A Practical View of the Present State of Slavery in the West Indies, Or, An ... - Page 189
by Alexander Barclay - 1827 - 462 pages
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A Summary of the Law Relative to Pleading and Evidence in Criminal Cases ...

John Frederick Archbold - Criminal procedure - 1822 - 437 pages
...following heads. Killing by poison.] Of all the forms of death, by which human nature may be overcome, the most detestable is that of poison ; because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought. 3 Inst. 48. And therefore in all cases where a man wilfully administers...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 4

Sir William Blackstone - 1825
...arisen from a staff, an axe, or a hatchet, this difference is immaterial6. Of all species of deaths, the most detestable is that of poison ; because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought'. And therefore by the statute 22 Hen. VIII. c.9. it was made treason,...
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Commentaries on the laws of England. [Another], Volume 4

sir William Blackstone - Law - 1825
...arisen from a staff, an axe, or a hatchet, this difference is immaterial'. Of all species of deaths, the most detestable is that of poison; because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought'. And therefore by the statute 22 Hen. VIII. c. 9. it was made treason,...
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The practice of courts-martial, also the legal exposition and military ...

William Hough - 1825
...from a staff", an axe, or a hatchet, this difference is immaterial. Of all species of deaths, tlie most detestable is that of poison ; because it can, of all others, be the least prevented, either by manhood or forethought " (400). 4. Wilful Acts, likely to occasion Death.] " If a man does...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books ; with an ..., Volume 4

William Blackstone - Law - 1836
...throat, and the person thereby suffocated ; and that the process immoHOMICIDE. OF alt species of deaths, the most detestable is that of poison ; because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought (/). And therefore, by the statute H2 Hen. III. c. i), it was made...
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Select Extracts from Blackstone's Commentaries ... With a glossary ...

Sir William BLACKSTONE - 1837 - 428 pages
...arisen from a staff, an axe, or a hatchet, this difference is immaterial. Of all species of deaths, the most detestable is that of poison ; because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought. And therefore by the statute 22 Hen. VIII. c. 2, it was made treason,...
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Archbold's Summary of the Law Relating to Pleading and Evidence in Criminal ...

John Frederick Archbold, John Jervis - Criminal procedure - 1846 - 860 pages
...following heads. Killing by Poison.] — Of all the forms of death by which human nature may be overcome, the most detestable is that of poison; because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought. 3 Inst. 48. And, therefore, in all cases where a man wilfully administers...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1852
...punishment," I did so principally on the authority of Blackstone, who says — " Of all species of deaths the most detestable is that of poison, because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought, and therefore by the statute of 22 Hen. VIII. c. 9. it was made treason,...
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The Provincial Justice Or: Magistrate's Manual : Being a Complete Digest of ...

William Conway Keele - Constables - 1858 - 880 pages
...POISON. Sir W. Blackstone in his commentaries, 4th vol., page 196, says, of all species of deaths, the most detestable is that of poison ; because it can, of all others, be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought, and therefore by the statute 22 H. VIII., c. it was made treason,...
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The Student's Blackstone: Commentaries on the Laws of England, in Four Books

William Blackstone - Law - 1865 - 612 pages
...received, or cause of death administered: in the computation of which the * Of all species of deaths, the most detestable is that of poison; because it can of all others be the least prevented either by manhood or forethought. And therefore by the statute 22 Hen. VIII. c. 9, it was made treason,...
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