We lost his mother to cancer at an early age and his father is in jail, convicted of fraud.
He served his time for the crime they convicted him of doing; apparently it was not the murder and definitely not the murder of Annie Abbott.
How could you let a little girl be alone with a convicted criminal long enough to be kidnapped?
Himself a stalwart weaver, he was opposed to physical force movements and did all he could to restrain the violent resistance to trade oppression which was so common; yet through attending and speaking at the meeting (1819) at Peterloo, Manchester, which was intended to be a peaceful gathering to petition for Parliamentary reform and a repeal of the Corn Law but ended in a massacre, he was arrested for a breach of the law, convicted and sentenced to twelve months' imprisonment.
Paupers, insane, and those convicted of treason, felony or bribery in an election are barred, " while the disability continues," and no person in the military, naval or marine service of the United States is deemed.
Further floggings are inflicted with the "cat" upon convicted prisoners for breaches of discipline in prison.
The adulterer, ravisher, &c. A man could not be convicted of theft unless the goods were found in his possession.
The penalty for false witness was usually that which would have been awarded the convicted criminal.
Says that the lands of convicted felons shall be handed over to the lords of such lands and not kept by the king beyond a year and a day.
The small council of Vannes in Brittany in 465 made it an alternative punishment for clerks convicted of drunkenness (Can.
C. r 1 made special provision for convicted clerks who broke out of the prisons of the ordinary.
In England, except in the peculiar case of imprisonment pending trial for heresy, or in the case of a clerk convicted of crime, these things could not be.
Both were convicted of bribery, and Paetus subsequently joined Catiline in his first conspiracy.
He was probably convicted, but nothing further is heard of him.
Compare the following passages: "O Petros, thou wast convicted of fault by Paulos thy colleague.
Most men are satisfied if they read or hear read, and perchance have been convicted by the wisdom of one good book, the Bible, and for the rest of their lives vegetate and dissipate their faculties in what is called easy reading.