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" The general principle on which this species of evidence is admitted, is that they are declarations made in extremity, when the party is at the point of death, and when every hope of this world is gone; when every motive to falsehood is silenced, and the... "
A Treatise on Military Law and the Practice of Courts-martial - Page 253
by Stephen Vincent Benét - 1862 - 377 pages
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A General Abridgement of Law and Equity: Alphabetically Digested ..., Volume 19

Charles Viner - Law - 1801
...of a perfon who has received a mortal wound, which is admitted on this general principle, that being made in extremity when the party is at the point of death, and every hope of this world is gone; when every motive to falfehood is filenced,and the mind is induced...
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The rules of evidence on pleas of the crown: illustrated from printed and ...

Evidence, Criminal - 1802 - 668 pages
...before fhe died. Now the general rule on which this fpecres of evidence is admitted, is, that they are declarations made in extremity, ' when the party is...hope of this world is gone ; when every motive to falfehood is 'filent, and the mind is induced by the moft powerful confiderations to fpeak the truth....
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The Rules of Evidence on Pleas of the Crown: Illustrated from ..., Volume 1

Evidence, Criminal - 1802 - 668 pages
...before fhe died. Now the general rule on which this fpecies of evidence is admitted, is, that they are declarations made in extremity, when the party is...of death, and when every hope of this world is gone 5 when every motive to falfehood is filent, and the mind is induced by the moft powerful confiderations...
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A Compendium of the Law of Evidence

Thomas Peake - Evidence (Law) - 1804 - 428 pages
...perfon making it was not formally fworn ; for as was obferved by Lord CB Eyre in a cafe of this kind, " when the party is at the' point of death, and when...every hope of this world is gone, when every motive to falfehood is filenced, and the mind is induced by the moft powerful confiderations to fpeak the truth...
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Notes Upon Some of the Obscure Passages in Shakespeare's Plays: With Remarks ...

John Howe Baron Chedworth - 1805 - 375 pages
...is " well expressed by Lord Chief Justice Eyre, " every hope of this world is gone, every mo" tive to falsehood is silenced, and the mind is " induced...most powerful considerations " to speak the truth." (Vide Melun's dying declaration in the fifth act of this play.) "A " situation so solemn and so awful,...
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Cases in Crown Law, Determined by the Twelve Judges, by the Court ..., Volume 1

Great Britain. Courts - Law reports, digests, etc - 1815 - 1108 pages
...this species of Trials, lei. evidence is admitted is, that they are declarations made in See Johnson's extremity, when the party is at the point of death, and when KiNcTjomr, evei7 hope of this world is gone : when every motive to falseAct the sth, hood is silenced,...
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A Compendium of the Law of Evidence

Thomas Peake - Evidence - 1822 - 462 pages
...sworn; for, as was observed by Lord CB Eyre in a case of this kind, " when the party is at Ib. 567. the point of death, and when every hope of this world is gone, when every motive to falsehood is . fenced, and the mind is induced by the most powerful considerations to speak the truth; a situa-^...
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A compendium of the law of evidence

Thomas Peake, Joseph Parker Norris - Evidence (Law) - 1824 - 642 pages
...formally sworn ; Dying for, as was observed by Lord CB EYRE in a case <«f this kind, •"*""'""'• « when the party is at the point of death, and when every hope lb. 567. But it ˇ9 good evidence to prove a sale ami deliver; of lime, and il n not necessary to produce...
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A Treatise on Crimes and Indictable Misdemeanors, Volume 2

Sir William Oldnall Russell - Criminal law - 1828
...committed. (n) The general principle on which this species of evidence is admitted is, that they are declarations made in extremity, when the party is at the point of death, and when every hope in this world is gone : when every motive to falsehood is silenced, and the mind is induced by the...
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A Treatise on the Law of Evidence

Samuel March Phillipps, Andrew Amos - Evidence (Law) - 1838 - 1079 pages
...hearsay. Such de- Absence ni inclarations, says Lord Chief Justice Eyre, are made in extremity, lctest' when the party is at the point of death, and when...to speak the truth ; a situation so solemn, and so impending '«• • Iribution. awful, he observed, is considered by the law as creating an obligation...
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