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" I think they have done right in giving exemplary damages; to enter a man's house by virtue of a nameless warrant, in order to procure evidence, is worse than the Spanish inquisition ; a law under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour... "
The Quarterly Review - Page 417
1875
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Common ..., Volume 5

Great Britain. Court of Common Pleas, John Bayly Moore, Joseph Payne - Law reports, digests, etc - 1832
...considered mischievous and illegal; for 1831. CASES IN HILARY TERM, he said — " to enter a man's house, by virtue of a nameless warrant, in order to procure...under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour; it was a most daring public attack, made upon the liberty of a subject;" and his Lordship thought that...
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Historical Sketches of Statesmen who Flourished in the Time of ..., Volume 3

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - Great Britain - 1844
...was moved for misdirection, his Lordship spoke these memorable words — " To enter a man's house, by virtue of a nameless warrant, in order to procure...under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour. It is a daring public attack upon the liberty of the subject, and in violation of the 29th chapter...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1846
...trial, and I think they have done right in giving exemplary damages. To enter a man's house under colour of a nameless warrant in order to procure evidence,...under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour; — it was a most daring attack on the liberty of the subject. ' Nullus liber homo capiatur vel imprisonetur,...
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The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, Volume 27

United States - 1850
...the indignation of the virtuous Chief Justice Pratt : — "To entera man's house," he exclaimed, " by virtue of a nameless warrant, in order to procure...under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour. It is a daring public attack upon the liberty of the subject, and in violation of the 29th chapter...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 27

United States - 1850
...the indignation of the virtuous Chief Justice Pratt : — " To enter a man's house," he exclaimed, " by virtue of a nameless warrant, in order to procure...under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour. It is a daring public attack upon the liberty of the subject, and in violation of the 29th chapter...
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THE LIVES OF THE LORD CHANCELLORS AND KEEPERS OF THE GREAT SEAL OF ENLAND,

JOHN LORD CAMPBELL - 1851
...trial, and I think they have done right in giving exemplary damages. To enter a man's house under colour of a nameless warrant in order to procure evidence,...under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour; — it was a most daring attack on the liberty of the subject. 'Nullus liber homo capiatur vel imprisonetur,...
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The Lives of the Lords Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Great Britain - 1851
...trial, and I think they have done right in giving exemplary damages. To enter a man's house under colour of a nameless warrant in order to procure evidence, is worse than the Spanish inquisition—a law under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour;—it was a most daring attack...
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The Unconstitutionality of the Prohibitory Liquor Law Confirmed

Metropolitan Society for the Protection of Private and Constitutional Rights (New York) - Liquor laws - 1855 - 183 pages
...that to enter a man's house under color of a ' general warrant ' in order to procure evidence, was worse than the Spanish Inquisition — a law under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour. It was a most daring attack upon the liberty of the subject." The warrant to be issued under the ninth...
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Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of ..., Volume 6

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1857
...without question, libel after conviction, so as to prevent seuVOL. TI. 2 B a man's house under colour of a nameless warrant in order to procure evidence,...under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour ; — it was a most daring attack on the liberty of the subject. ' Nullus liber homo capiatur vel imprisonetur,...
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The Trial of Hon. Clement L. Vallandigham: By a Military Commission: and the ...

Clement Laird Vallandigham - Habeas corpus - 1863 - 272 pages
...on the trial, and I think they have done right in giving exemplary damages. To enter a man's house by virtue of a nameless warrant, in order to procure...under which no Englishman would wish to live an hour. IT WAS A MOST DARING PUBLIC ATTACK MADE UPON THE LIBERTY OF THE SUBJECT. ... I can not say what damages...
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