Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 17, 1701-1705. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, 30 Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Sutton versus West, in Error.
The House being acquainted, "That the Lord Chief Justice attended, with a Writ of Error;" Leave was given for it to be brought in.
Then the Lord Chief Justice, in the usual Manner, brought into the House a Writ of Error, with a Transcript of the Record; wherein,
William Sutton is Plaintiff, Michael West Defendant.
Irregularities in Causes at the Bar, to prevent.
Lords Committees appointed to consider of some proper Methods, to prevent Irregularities at the hearing Causes at the Bar of this House; and report their Opinion to this House.
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet To-morrow, at Ten a Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Mercurii, videlicet, primum diem Decembris jam prox. futur. hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.