A Practical Treatise Upon the Criminal Law and Practice of the State of New York: With an Appendix of Precedents, Designed for the Use of the Legal Profession, and All Public Officers Engaged in the Administration of Criminal Law, and as a Textbook for Students ...

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W.C. Little, 1868

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OF ARRESTS GENERAL REMARKS
61
Of the arrest by private persons without a warrant
62
Of the arrest by an officer without a warrant
65
29
66
Of the arrest by officers with a warrant
69
As to the time and manner of making the arrest
71
Of fugitives from justice and the obtaining of requisitions for the arrest thereof upon the governors of other States
77
CHAPTER V
82
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89
Warrant to whom directed
95
CHAPTER VII
101
Mother of bastard compelled to testify
124
CHAPTER IX
136
SECTION PAGE III Appearance and plea
141
Witnesses and proof
142
Judgment 143
143
Records of conviction
144
Execution and commitment
147
Review of proceedings
148
Disorderly persons
149
Proceedings against them
150
Record of conviction and commitment
151
Prosecutions therefor
152
Keeper of jail to exhibit lists
153
Duty of court of sessions
154
Special provisions applicable to New York city
155
Beggars and vagrants
157
Persons having their faces painted or otherwise disguised
160
Profane cursing and swearing
162
The observance of Sunday
164
General provisions to enforce the prohibitions of the three last sections
166
Racing of animals 167
167
Criminal contempts
168
Gambling
170
Other summary convictions
171
CHAPTER X
173
sion of persons charged with offences
174
Duty of magistrate upon complaint being made
175
Warrant to be issued
177
Prisoner when to be discharged
194
whom complaint was made
204
SECTION PAGE XXXIII When jury trial to be had
210
Summoning the jury
211
New venire
212
Proofs to the jury and their deliberation
214
Verdict
215
Of the acquittal of the defendant and concerning costs
216
Judgment how executed
217
Payment and accounting for fines
218
Certificate how far evidence
219
Fees of justices in criminal cases and of courts of special sessions
223
CHAPTER XI
225
Who to allow certiorari
227
Service of the writ and affidavit on the magistrate
228
Service of papers and notice of argument
229
Staying execution on conviction
230
Proceedings on the recognizance
231
Proceedings on the judgment
232
The district attorneys precept for courts of oyer and terminer
234
Of the time within which the indictment may be found
248
SECTION II
257
f Social and civil connections
351
Propter delictum
352
Challenges how made
353
Challenge to the polls how disposed of
354
Of the summoning of talesmen as petit jurors
358
Swearing the jurors
359
Ordering witnesses to withdraw
360
Compelling the district attorney to elect on which of several counts in the indictment he will proceed
362
Opening of the case by the district attorney
363
Discharging one of several defendants
365
Of the adjournment of court during the trial
366
Of the separation of the jury during the trial
367
The judges charge to the jury
368
The deliberations of the jury
371
Retirement of the jury
373
Of discharging the jury in case of their inability to agree
374
Rendition of the verdict
375
Verdict on several counts of the indictment
378
Verdict against one of several defendants
380
Verdict for a less offence than is charged
381
Verdict shall not be for an attempt when offence is perpetrated
384
Polling the jury
385
Motion in arrest of judgment
386
SECTION IV
389
Of the sentence or judgment
392
Sentence to expire between March and November
393
Sentence when there are several convictions at the same time
394
Commissioners for witnesses
397
Copies of sentence when to be furnished sheriff and his duty
400
Punishment of persons committing second offence after previous
414
Application for pardon
421
SECTION I
428
SECTION II
441
Court how to proceed PAGE
456
BOOK II
477
Arson
484
Attempts to commit felonies
500
Abortion
508
Causing death by wrongful act of engineers conductors etc
541
SECTION PAGE XVIII Embezzlement
546
Enlisted men defrauding and drugging of
555
Escapes from prison and prison breach
556
False pretences and falsely personating others
559
Forgery
567
Gamblers
589
Homicide
590
Incest
620
Larceny
622
Mayhem
669
Malicious injury to railroads
670
Passenger tickets upon steamboats and other vessels
671
Perjury
673
Rape
684
Receiving property which has been stolen or embezzled
695
Robbery
698
Seduction under promise of marriage
712
Substituting child
714
Treason
715
Violation of election and registry laws
716
Violating graves etc
717
Duelling and challenges to fight 543
731
Orders of continuance
750

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