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" That, if any person shall, knowingly and wilfully, obstruct or retard the passage of the mail, or of any driver or carrier, or of any horse or carriage, carrying the same, he shall, upon conviction, for every such offence, pay a fine not exceeding one... "
The Postal Power of Congress: A Study in Constitutional Expansion - Page 45
by Lindsay Rogers - 1916 - 183 pages
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Popular Law Library, Putney...

Albert H. Putney - Law - 1908
...the defendants were indicted for the violation of an Act of Congress providing 'that if any person shall knowingly and wilfully obstruct or retard the passage of the mail, or of any driver or carrier, or of any horse or carriage carrying the same, he shall, upon conviction...
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Federal Statutes Annotated: Containing All the Laws of the United ..., Volume 1

United States - Law - 1916
...laws should receive a sensible construction," where in a federal statute punishing any person who " shall knowingly and wilfully obstruct or retard the passage of the mail, or of any driver or carrier, or of any horse or carriage carrying the same," was held inapplicable to...
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The Central Law Journal, Volume 21

Law - 1885
...proceedings. The Act of Congress referring to obstructing the passage of mails, provides that 'any person who shall knowingly and wilfully obstruct or retard the passage of the mail, or any carriage, horse, driver or carrier carrying the same, shall be punishable by fine.' Ferrymen refusing...
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Investigation of Railroads, Holding Companies, Affiliated Companies, and ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate Commerce. Subcommittee Pursuant to S. Res. 71 - Holding companies - 1939
...v. Kirby, 7 Wall. 482, in which an act of Congress, providing for the punishment of any person who 'shall knowingly and wilfully obstruct or retard the passage of the mail, or any driver or carrier,' was held not to apply to a state officer who had a warrant of arrest against a...
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Niles' Weekly Register, Volume 30

United States - 1826
...statute: The 9th section of the act of congress of the 3d of March, 135, provides, that, "if any person shall knowingly and wilfully obstruct or retard the passage of the mail, or any driver or carrier thereof, or of auj horse or carriage carrying the same, he shall, upon conviction...
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The Federal Reporter, Volume 3

Law reports, digests, etc - 1880
...STATES MAHS— REV. ST. f 3995.— Section 3995 of the Revised Statutes provides that " any person who shall knowingly and wilfully obstruct or retard the passage of the mail, or any carriage, horse, driver, or carrier carrying the same, shall, for every such offence, be punishable...
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