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Ireland. Commission of Oyer and Terminer


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    • Ireland. Special Commission of Oyer and Terminer
    • Ireland. Court of Oyer and Terminer
    • Ireland. Special Commission of Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol Delivery
    • Ireland. Commission of General Gaol Delivery
    • Ireland. Commission of Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery
    • Ireland. Oyer and Terminer, Commission of
    • Ireland. Courts of Oyer and Terminer and General Gaol Delivery
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    • found: Ridgeway, W. A report of the proceedings in cases of high treason at a Special Commission of Oyer and Terminer ... 1798:p. 1, etc. (pursuant to act [of Ireland's Parliament] a Commission of Oyer and Terminer for the county and city of Dublin passed the Great Seal in Trinity term, 1798; under this Commission, the Court was opened on 6/11/1798)
    • found: LC data base, 2/26/91(hdg.: Ireland. Courts of Oyer and Terminer and General Gaol Delivery; usage: Commission of Oyer and Terminer) LC manual cat. (usage: Court of Oyer and Terminer; Special Commission of Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol Delivery)
    • found: Walker, D.M. Oxford companion to law, 1980:p. 513 & 911 (Oyer and Terminer, Commission of; Gaol Delivery, Commission of General; both commissions issued to judges of assize; distinction between the two became slight as both were granted to and executed by the same person)
    • found: Ency. of the laws of England, 1906- :v. 7, p. 444 (under Ireland--Courts: Supreme Court of Judicature (est. 1877) consisted of all the Superior Courts of law and equity, and the Courts of Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery)
    • found: Index to the statutes ... affecting Ireland ... 1310 to 1838, 1839:p. 252-253 (under Dublin County: Commission of Oyer and Terminer; Commission of Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery; Commission of Oyer and Terminer for county Dublin, Kildare, Meath, or Uriel)
    • found: Lysaght, C. The administration of justice in Ireland, 1975:p. 17 (the development of the Irish common law system of courts follows closely on the English development) p. 13-14 (it became the practice in England to send out regular judicial commissions called 'Commission of Oyer and Terminer' and 'Commission of Gaol and Delivery')
    • found: OCLC, June 25, 2004(access points: Ireland. Courts of Oyer and Terminer and General Gaol Delivery; Ireland. Commission of Oyer and Terminer)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Old catalog heading: Ireland. Courts of Oyer and Terminer and General Gaol Delivery.]
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    • 1991-03-19: new
    • 2014-08-13: revised
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