DIE Martis, 24 Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Cowper, Cancellarius.
Dux Bolton, Camerarius.
Dux St. Albans.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Willughby Br.
Ds. St. John.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Trials for Treason, &c. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
for granting to all Persons the Benefit of an Act made
in the Seventh Year of the Reign of the late King
William, intituled, "An Act for regulating of Trials
in Cases of Treason and Misprison of Treason," who
shall be proceeded against in Parliament for any the
Crimes of Treason and Misprision of Treason in the
said Act mentioned."
Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a
Committee of the whole House, on Friday next.
E. Clanricard versus Burke:
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of John Earl of Clanricarde in the Kingdom of Ireland;
complaining of a Decree made in His Majesty's High
Court of Chancery in the said Kingdom, on the
Twenty Seventh Day of November One Thousand
Seven Hundred and Twelve, in certain Causes, wherein
Gerald Burke Esquire was Plaintiff, and the Appellant
and others Defendants; and the Appellant Plaintiff,
and the said Gerald Burke and others Defendants; and
praying, "That the said Decree may be reversed:" As
also upon the Answer of the said Gerald Burke put in
to the said Appeal; and due Consideration of what
was offered thereupon:
Judgement affirmed, with Costs.
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the
said Petition and Appeal be, and is hereby, dismissed
this House; and that the said Decree therein complained of be, and is hereby, affirmed: And it is
further Ordered, That the said Appellant do pay to
the said Respondent the Sum of Forty Pounds, for
his Costs in this House.
Sunderland's Petition, Report of the Judges upon.
The Report of the Judges, to whom the Petition of
Peter Sunderland Esquire, for Leave to bring in a
Bill, was referred, was this Day delivered.
And the House being moved, "That the same be
It is Ordered, That the said Report be read Tomorrow, the First Business.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Mercurii,
vicesimum quintum diem instantis Aprilis, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.