Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 6, 1643. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 31 die Augusti.
Monsieur De Brass, a Pass.
Serjeant Finch, Leave to be absent.
Dr. Wetherby, a Pass.
Answer from the H. C. about Justice Berkley's Trial.
That they will send an Answer presently, by Messengers of (fn. 1) their own, touching the Trial of Mr. Justice Berkley.
Message from thence, to defer it.
To let their Lordships know, that they having received a Message this Morning touching the Trial of Mr. Justice Berkeley, and, in regard of some great Business now in Agitation, they shall not be ready this Morning to proceed therein; but, at any other Time as their Lordships shall appoint, they will be ready.
Justice Berkley's Trial deferred.
Sir William Withypoole and Sir Walter Devereux.
Letter from Lord North, that he will attend as soon as his Health will permit.
Upon reading a Letter of the Lord North's, directed to the Speaker, shewing, "He having received a Letter from his Lordship, as Speaker, to attend this House; in regard of his ill Health, he desires the House to excuse his Absence; promising to attend this House so soon as his Health will give him Leave."