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Comprehensive Notes as to each particular Offence,
THE PROCESS, INDICTMENT, PLEA, DEFENCE, EVIDENCE, TRIAL, VERDICT,

JUDGMENT AND PUNISHMENT.
BY JOSEPH CHITTY, ESQ.

OF THE MIDDLE TEMPLE.

WITH

ADDITIONAL NOTES
OF DECISIONS IN THE COURTS OF THE UNITED STATES, AND OF MANY OF

THE STATE COURTS;
And also of Precedents used in some of those Courts

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PHILADELPHIA:
PUBLISHED BY ISAAC RILEY, NO. 8, DECATUR STREET.

1819.

G. L. Austin, Printer.

Eastern Distrsct of Pennsylvania, to wit:

BE IT REMEMBERED, That on the thirteenth day of April, in the forty-third year of the independence of the United States of America, A. D. 1819, 134ac Riley, of the said district, hath deposited in this office che title of a book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor, in the words following, to wit: “Riley's Edition.-A Practical Treatise on the Criminal Law; comprising the Practice, Pleadings, and Evidence, which occur in the course of Criminal prosecutions, whether by Indictment or information. With a copious collection o: Precedents of Indictments, Intormations, Presentments, and every description of Practical Forms, with comprehensive Notes as to each particular Offence, the Process, Indictment, Pica, Velence, Evidence, Trial, Verdict, Judgment and Punishment. By Joseph Chitty, Esq. of the Middle Temple. With additional Notes of Decisions in the Courts of the United States, and of many of the State Courts ; and also of Precedents used in some of those Courts. By Richard Peters, jr. Counsellor at Law. In two volumes-Vol. 11.”

In conformity to the act of the Conguess o'the United States, entitled " An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors otsuch copirs, during ebe times therein mentioned."— And also to Die act, entitled, "An Act Supple neniary to an Au, entitled, “An Act for tbe Encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copirs during the time therein metioned.' and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving and etching historical and other printsin

D. CALDWELL,
Clerk of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

ANALYTICAL TABLE.

COMMENCEMENTS AND CONCLUSIONS OF INDICTMENTS.

at Middlesex sessions for offence committed out of Westminster, 1

the like when offence committed in Westminster, 1

at sessions for Westminster for offence committed without St. Mar.

tin's le Grand, 2

at assizes or general quarter sessions, 2

with an alias dictus of surname, 2

with alias addition of degree, 2

against feme covert, indicted separately, 2

against several defendants, 3.

for offence within Admiralty jurisdiction, 3

commencement of a second count, 3

in the Circuit Court of the United States Pennsylvania District, 3

conclusion of indictment or second count at common law, 4

in the quarter sessions Philadelphia county, 4,

in the mayor's court of the City of Philadelphia, 4

the like to the damage of an individual, 4

conclusion of indictinent for treason, 4

common conclusion of indictment or second count on a statute, 4

conclusion of indictment in the Circuit Court of the United States, 5

in the quarter sessions Philadelpliia county, 5

indictment for murder against principal in first degree, and princi.

pal in second degree, 5

offence of principal in second degree, 5

the like against accessary before fact, to murder, burglary, or

felony, 6

the like for harbouring principal felon, 6

Of informations ex officio by attorney general, 7

information by attorney General, 7

of second comert, 7

conclusion of information, 7

Of coroner's inquests.

inquisition of murder against principal and aiders and abettors, 8

Of informations qui tam.

information qui tam at quarter sessions, 9

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