Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 2, 1578-1614. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
This free content was digitised by double rekeying. All rights reserved.
DIE Lunæ, videlicet, 30 Martii:
THE Amendments and Additions on the Bill, intituled, An Act for Confirmation of Letters Patents to be made, upon Composition with His Majesty, His Heirs and Successors, for Seven Years, were this Day Twice read, and thereupon appointed to be ingrossed.
Lands to All Souls College, Oxon, and to Sir William Smith.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Confirmation of certain Lands to the Warden and College of The Souls of all Faithful People deceased, of Oxon, and of other Lands, to Sir William Smith, Knight.
Sent to the Lower House, by Mr. Serjeant Croke and Mr. Dr. Hone.
Earl of Cumberland's Privilege. Musgrave arrested.
Upon Signification given to the House by the Lord Chancellor, That one Thomas Musgrave, Servant in ordinary to the Earl of Cumbreland, hath been lately arrested, and committed to Prison, by Two Serjeants of The Computer in Wood-street, namely, John Bustian and Roger Tailer, at the Suit of one John Beckwith, of Shoe Lane, London, Spurrier, contrary to the Honour and Privilege of the said High Court; it is this Day Ordered by the said Court, That a Writ of Habeas Corpus shall be awarded, for the removing of the said Prisoner out of Prison, and for the bringing of him before the Lords, in the Upper House To-morrow Morning, the last of this Instant, by Nine of the Clock; and that the Serjeant at Arms attending the House shall then also bring before the Lords in the House the abovementioned John Beckwith, and the said Two Serjeants, Bustian and Tailer, to answer for their Contempt of the Privilege of the said Court.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, ultimum Martii, hora 9a.