It seemed as if Mr Shepherd, in this anxiety to bespeak Sir Walter's good will towards a naval officer as tenant, had been gifted with foresight; for the very first application for the house was from an Admiral Croft, with whom he shortly afterwards fell into company in attending the quarter sessions
at Taunton; and indeed, he had received a hint of the Admiral from a London correspondent.
A visit to Reading or Abingdon twice a year, at assizes or quarter sessions
, which the Squire made on his horse with a pair of saddle-bags containing his wardrobe, a stay of a day or two at some country neighbour's, or an expedition to a county ball or the yeomanry review, made up the sum of the Brown locomotion in most years.
So had the Quarter Sessions
, at which he was acquitted as having acted in self-defense.
Pleas changed to guilty A young Cardiff mother, along with her sister and her sister's boyfriend, changed their pleas at Cardiff Quarter Sessions
and admitted injecting a baby, aged 18 months with a drug.
The five men were tried at the Leeds quarter sessions
. The trial itself lasted nine hours and, somewhat unusually at the time, the defendants were legally represented.
In the middle of the 18th century it was bought by lawyer John Sparrow, who became the first chairman of the Stafford quarter sessions
, famously preventing a massacre of Stafford residents at Radford Bank.
At a sitting of the Cheshire Quarter Sessions
, George was tried for his thefts at Chester Castle on June 30.
Healey selects Lancashire for his case study not because of the number of overseers of the poor accounts, but rather because of the large number of petitions to the Lancashire Quarter Sessions
After pleading guilty at North Shields Magistrates' Court the prisoner was committed for trial at the Quarter Sessions
. He was given a six month sentence for this crime to be served concurrently with another six month term for an earlier burglary in Wallsend.
After pleading guilty at North Shields Magistrates Court the prisoner was committed for trial at the Quarter Sessions
. He was given a six months sentence for this crime to be served concurrently with another six month term for an earlier burglary in Wallsend.
Judge Morgan Hughes was a familiar face at Caernarfon Crown Court for 45 years, first as a barrister, deputy chairman of the old Caernarfonshire Quarter Sessions
, recorder and then a Crown court judge until retirement in 1998.
Newark, 15th of October 1797: 6082: Tederick Jacob Serjeant." (4) In File 8, "Lists of those persons who attended the General Quarter Sessions
of the Peace holden for the Home District (Michaelmas Term) in the Town (of) Newark, Province of Upper Canada on the 11th day of October 1796 and 36th Year of Our Lord King George the IIId of Great Britain, France & Ireland &c &c" it states: "6603: Tederick, Jacob Serjeant".