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Report of the trial of Thomas Wilson Dorr, for treason

Thomas Wilson Dorr

Report of the trial of Thomas Wilson Dorr, for treason

including the testimony at length, arguments of counsel, the charge of the Chief Justice, the motions and arguments on the questions of a new trial and in arrest of judgment : together with the sentence from notes taken at the trial.

by Thomas Wilson Dorr

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Published by B.F. Moore, Printer in Providence .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rhode Island,
  • Newport.
    • Subjects:
    • Dorr, Thomas Wilson, 1805-1854 -- Trials, litigation, etc.,
    • Dorr Rebellion, 1842.,
    • Trials (Treason) -- Rhode Island -- Newport.,
    • Rhode Island -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreTrials, litigation, etc.
      ContributionsBurges, Walter S. 1808-1892., Turner, George, Esq., Rhode Island. Supreme Court.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF223.D56 D563 1844
      The Physical Object
      Pagination115 p. ;
      Number of Pages115
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3473853M
      LC Control Number2005575547

      Ephraim K. IV: Sec. In he established The Ohio Company of Associates for the purchase and settlement of Western lands. In November,the people voted to adopt a constitution which had been framed under legislative authority, and in May,this new constitution went into operation and has ever since continued. But, notwithstanding the determination of the charter government, and of those who adhered to it, to maintain its authority, Thomas W. It is true that at the Revolution governments were forcibly destroyed.

      Consequently, the act of March,'in relation to offences against the soevereign power of the State,' and the act 'declaring martial law,' passed June 24,were both void. Between and Edward purchased several acres of land in Roxbury where he built a home, mill house and tannery. He spent the last years of his career as Barracks Master at Detroit until he was finally pensioned from the army at age Always these conventions were called together by the legislature, and no single constitution has ever been altered by means of a convention gotten up by mass meetings.

      On June 14,one year after the Dorr War, four proprietors of the Meeting House, who were Dorr supporters and voters for the People's Constitution called for a special meeting of the Proprietors of the Meeting House. It has been said by the opposing counsel, that the people can get together, call themselves so many thousands, and establish whatever government they please. This is clear by referring to the act of Congress of Genealogists use a generational numbering system, in part, to help them keep track of this kind of situation.


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Father of thirteen children--seven of his 8 sons served in the Continental Army. In Luther v. Further, I exhort the good people of this State to aid and support by example, and by arms, the civil and military authorities thereof, in pursuing and bringing to condign punishment all engaged in said unholy and criminal enterprise against the peace and dignity of the State.Report of the trial of Thomas Wilson Dorr for treason including the testimony at length, arguments of counsel, the charge of the Chief Justice, the motions and arguments on the questions of a new trial and in arrest of judgment: together with the sentence of the court and the speech of Mr.

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