British Press, August 29, 1820

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August 29, 1820

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British Press (Newspaper) - August 29, 1820, London, Middlesex Ajirceablj to ��ie:fOTmerSAaVerii8em^^^ WrtMire it iibir" o|Hn for ihe Ujti^ietfarbnmcn bf/Mi^; Kaw^^^^ GMlie; Re��wepiiGWil�y,�li!j.PaweiryvReubBK^'.G Mr. Kesft V Gititain CHenibyj AIK ^Tbompadin ; Homdffrs. RlenrprrMrfc Wi.\!i%st j Jtonlie Sorae%Uisa CuUltV^.'tt^ Mureenj.Mirsi-HarIb�&s!,:S:>,i''- W>;vi,'--j~-iAftpr��bicb, Ae FariK of --, :^�:.if!AS;r)i-. son; .^t�]?^ Mr; jGUradea. ?Lacyi^ Naiicy,i Bbxeii'^a-JtSidina' Pr1^Pif, Ssi 63. Second^ Prtt^'S!�ii.li6*er ieaieryi'Ss.^ Sfecoiid Price,' ls.~UCTer Ttie. Fr**'tiirt'^oiS6f'b*, tati^M^ aucrai IhePublfciFriii'ttliayaaic^p ' " " i ' To-moVrbw,jLinErti-�,'�ilfr after Marriage. , Oji;TWr�d8^,,TT�:')iro^ ; V rpeiS EVENING, rUESDAyi Abgttst 29. Tobjioe, Mr.,K'i.;Cajcbpenby,-i^^^^ Raut,er,~ Mr. J. Ru8S{;II; Bpnoce, .Mr,,pono9r.} Squib, 'Mr. Earley^ Wiii-Srave, Mr. Baraard...,i\ira. .Grograin, Mra. Fearce; Nancy, Mrs. JM.Mdyiij~;pegjy, Mis.jlo^^^^^ , , ' Ar(�r,�bicb,tbefavDuri(e Comedy of PIGEONS AND CROWS. ; Sir Peter Pig*iggio, Mr. tJSlbo; Gapl. Pigwiggibi aliaa iJevillei'Mr..Jones; -Mf. Mui^ M*. Williams; Mr. Wadd, ilBr. Farley; Mr. Bton(^*aii,-Mr.'j; Rnssell; Tom, Mr.Bar-iard. - Mrs;.Harvey,'.Mr8, PeSVce; Louisa, Miss Leigh, Boxesj 5s UTitj^'Ss.i-iFirst Gallery 2s.-Secbad GaU 4ery, Is.' ' , ' �; ' , ' . . TlieTJoors to'be opened at Six o'CIocki.aDd the Perfurm-aoce to begin iisfveuT' ' Places'for tKe'BS!(Les''lo'betakB^ Mrv Masslngham, at theTheirtre;""� , v. Private Bbxes may be'hadi nigfitly, by application'at Ibe BoxOffice.-;-�^�'; ^.'^ �^'o-^drro*;, Piecons and .Cro�?s-Lover's Quarrels-and Exch^gW.nptlotibefy.'^^^^^ . , Ouj^biol^aayi Rosirti-^wil^^^^ ai new Comedy, tallea Jpjig-Daye iu.Bpoi Vtr PARTICULAR DESfRE. TIfg)sif3HtE,ROYAL;;ENtiLlSH OPERA-HOUSE, TH^SEVE^SIN^, TUESDAY, A�gMt;29. - 'wUliie^perfprmedj'aOtb tiine,^an:entirely nev''^^ 1uflii.cap, Mr. Wilkin, -smi;' CoWnt'BietiiJOj-illri'Peartnan ;'^G Mr. Wrencb. TTiaria,; MSi^KSlly"} Wel'pom Lov^5 Polly, Miss To' condluae with aij.AjiOJbJy'foi-.a Profession, and a Grana pHialty by alt'tttf fc^raci^rs of the Eiigl^ Opera-^iouse.^-' ��� To wbiclrwill'be aadeai l'6th llojfe,:a newlRomiDticMelo-dramuin tbrte^imrfStTuunifled on (lie V:eiebrated Tale caHed the VAimRE; V XJr,THiE'^B1Ucep*';1'he'^lSLES;i�*ra-RiilbWii, Mr. T. P. Cooke; Koijatdi Mr.'Bartley^'Robertj'Mt. Peafniau; McSwillf Mr. Harley. L�^yiMar^elp M rs; Wv 'Sj Oiiatterley; Bridget, Mrs.'Srovei E8je,'*lis8 Cariw: ' ; , - . ^ i"b�)ix Office,\Strand En-trau.ce,ff.um.r'^�Q till Fonr. i To-morro�r,' Two Worife-Paten t, Seasons-and t'be Vain-pire.- � �-v ; v';.:.;-,i � -.- -^^ .ir- �;:> � � � ' �. ; A newOperatic''Drama,-'in tbr^'ads, will be produced [� RjS/lJ'gi^^;!^ pvii ^oJe in. *'cpi[Tpn,''maaft heryelf, aiid under hfer direc'tioaC^awnej'ijiia 3?; Vnb,.oue else, ar's atjplitable to the I iltoOp.in ,H,..^-^r..,-rr.^ ^ . ., . ,.....!;aiid.defects: ,ipXcpate�,,?�;5der�| .de/eciiyej iitEuri^ ^pe^fefit jo app'ParBHce, 4ii!ns^^rfa, ji^^ffiCtiil' which .�ifaturp^^^ t.niay have � ' - ARMy., Cbealrt, ... CurjinaO, >/in(aud-. fiiyn^l�e*r ^ ��fib.ti*�fe;�lppyv Beaford, Berwick, Bucks, Cainbridge, Chester, Cuinberland, Derby, Durbam, Gloucester, Herefiird, Hertford, Hunts, Leicester, Liiicoln, Miiomouth, Oxfordi Ruriaba, Saloi), Stafford, �Westmoreland, Wilt*,^ Wortistei-iv ' North and South -Wales. FORAGE, viz. Oats, Hay, ana Slraw, to his Majesty's Cavalry in Barracks, ana Oats in CantonmenU and Quarters, in the ' unaer-meulioned CDuntica in South Britain . Berks, Cornwall, Devon,'. Dorset, -Essex, Middleiiex^ Norfblkj Noribampton, Nottingham, Somerset, SufiFolk, Surrey, Sussex, Warwick, Ypfk, . QrdiianDeBarracks ^ at! Newcastle:. ^ upbn-'Tyrie,:and Oats'tn" North, umbfrl'arid ; And the. 'seyerat Counfieij. , In North-Btilain. Hants (including the Isle of Wight;, Kent, Lancaster, That the Deliveries are to commence on, and forthe 25lb day of October next; that Proposals ia writing, scaled iip and marked " Tender/qt /trmp Stippliea" will berer ceived at ibis Office on or before Tuesday ihe Sfttt^j.Kjf September next (but none will be recf^ived after Twtlyffc p'Clbjck on that D,ay),,aivd ifsent'by poEfJtiie postage mu^t be paid.' '.: , Proposals must b^.niade,8ep^rate\y for each County^ eiy, cept for ti>e Conuties comprising Norjh andSpjilb,41?R|Wi all of wbicK muxt be iiiclnded in one Tender.,as,al80 in^atrMlb: se.verai Cbuntie^Jti .North. Britain, and ,eqcb Rropp.4al m#st bB�e�he:)Letter Which fs 4aW��l- to, ii's iRW.??^!? Sllei.irp,:!>y^'wp. Perspui ; of the Bread and Meal maybe seen at this :Office,l*etween-tbe-Hours of Twelve and Two. ; THE ^IJffricb;!bip^fi^ij^�wlj^(^^ , thi�jnorbingi he f;i;liiiiltS^b*:bi�:db%pf;^* Ibeir: irtanBesieB ttfj ii^ii^am PP'MS oouU pb* te^rude#tfl(3�tlp.* Cft ^^ou* to �igg��lnwW^Hi^V'r tiooablf..:Tbpre[wer/s-aipun.g;!tbjD'Counsel :Bt lh.e,bar:V'^oti less than Gyie.;Manb^i%bfitb^.iHuuseof.C^^ . they were!.to b!ea.r aud-.cpiui4�riiVf >l>e 'nSS^IWEt of tin*., .CouBBe^Bt;:tbe^bstrrespec.^I(g-:ttle.proceedings, witbiq.lbe. House.. Let- their LurdshiJtSj-Jbok at: Jber wbicb tbey. .bad first .of all^'�proposed: to ^tb^maelves. He coi^essed r/t|iat, ia bis qpJMtpU)>.they bad ,not got iulo theirprescotdifficKltyby'any, error in Ihei cute, itsrtf, hot from mi'underatandiiig-it,; Jbey>bad deterinioed to conform, to the rui,ea of eyidence.ubseryed |iu u.ther.Cuor|B. luibese Courts the crossiexa,m,iqa,t.(o.n>fo|lpiyed inimediately ib.e ex-amioaliun in chief, lf;Ocqatiian afterwards .ftU out which I made it necessary fprtbe Defendant's Counsel.toce-examine, on suiScient cause beingshowu to the Courtya witness migfat be recalled, audui her questions pu tu bim.tbrougp the fudges. Tliis was tli?. rule which their LordBhips ^ad resplved'ip adopt,'and'w^.ich had been maiulained in (he first .examfn.a-^obs. .Dp till Salnrdajy he insisted upon iljllier� bad'been no departure from that rule. He referred tlielHouse to thp. printed''.yicleiic^-lliere it would be fuiind t|iat~lhe niloeas niajocrhi~wa8.cros3-examined immediately.-after the exami-naiion, and that his cruss-exaihipalion co'niinued uiitil the Counsel for the' defence gamitledtliat he bad'iio' fprther questions jo put. Ah application haying been sVibsequenUy^m^^ by Mr. Brougliam to have Mxjpcchi recaj|^,-t'he-l^arpeil Cuuiisel adniilled^afier staling ijtb gruiiiiils, on "rljicb 'UkJ mad^ the applicaliuu, that what.lieasked:was:irre�u.lar aiij pot generally coiivenieiit'; he auugb't it, lii fact, gp iJie gVpiiod of indulgeirce, and op that gro.�;nd, as wejl as with a dexire for the accp^lilishment bf, jniit'U I.^rd8hips accede. , Jit wai.tbgn well' uud.erijipbd.'to' be a departure from the general rule j fur )vbCp'r^clice.i)i.ordU T' O-VlbRROW; WEDNESDAyj o,.Iy5,6bb _ .TickelSj each to be drawn.Singly, TWO PRIZES of SO.ilOO/; Twenty-eight other Capital-All Slerllne Money -11,800/. in fixtra Prizes-Jn One D.iy, TO-MORROVY, WEDNESDAY, August 30. " .Tickets anid Shares are s^Uingby J. and J. SVVEWRIGHT, 37, Curpbill; 11, Holbpru; SS, Haymarkel; . and 141, .Oxford-street, iKV>doa ; who sold in tlie rla�t xd-altery, No.9,8l4,20,000{,-No. 12413, lO,gO(�.-j.wUb many minor .Capitals of 5002., 200/., &c.; and by the Agents in the :.Cunntry4 of whom Schemes, with full particulars,, may be jhad gratis. n 'c  iirRAWN ALL IN .ONE'D At;-:*' "- - > WfiKti; Stubk^Brokeiv C^billy the.-Pubiic' to pei'uae S?.ith Ji^!ra^^^ flie present-'tbttery.' 'It has opi'Oue blykclianablepc'viHt. It contaius-a "v^rysYnali 'liuibber of Tickets'Ifpb there are TWO Prizi's of'20;0q0/, apa 28 p^ the lowest Puiiies liB/. and ALtin Sej-liiig'.Mp.u.ej. .'iEvei-y Ticket "will be drawn singly from the lj;a5'ib,^^^^^^^ � and popular L-bllcries; ea'ch "detidipgjlts " pllier, The CooVactbr'lii^kes' nb'reB^ryepf^.TW ' win be decideij � cffi^Diy,; ;Toii\ifOi^SO,W, ri'EDNlESy 'DAYi Augba.3d;'-.; V ''^V"" " ��'';V^:^l%,'^''-^"""":- .Tiiriceti aiid /SbaW"VireXb^i Saje at' iYEBB'irg^brtHii'a'le Office, 9, CbffifiiilVwliere^irwo'Ti^^^ Sb'Shares'in\tlitg;;iatft�|jjc^Mbii^ [:}.;. '� "''^RO^is:^;:-'';' g^t^^'^^l^fif^tpbaf"'T' "ri.'rtpini(.iiB-�!i'ri.:hp -ffiveit-' _Tli|P3^!by,wbo!nj^,�|^3}^ii)^Tfe^^ crediting a witness either as to his present evidence, prtlie fpiidbct of bis past life.. TlieiV Lprd^'Ili'ps jiad^^ ihia case the privilege w^ich' bad :.been , allowe^^ CopuseL"i!or the Qpe'civ to,, bayb' tiiiie, a'l! irapcH ilifiy mifEhi tbijik suffirieuti,'..U> -get- irituesses- ibyer - from; Ibe .J}pntj^[liebtl "'Then let- i|irese'ni.'e3cam^ and ,lfct, 'te,crb8S:exijm.!b^^^ *Jfteut_ a, ^i;^ ij^ubpsel for Ibe Queeytip.%^ make oula .special, case, r?.5�jring".ihe Hpuse tujb.ayb.any of the witnesses re-examined^ their. lJ�rds|iips.;^ulp| be ready to grant tbai,.ii).aulgence; 'l^pt^let'tb.e.HpBs^ observe, its own'ju!*. Th*ir pres^n t .diMculty '^rpse: irpm .not bayiiig ^eli.iiuderstooU that rn,lej':fpr ce^tBin|y,it ,wofild 'bW entirely contrary Ip the diguiiy^'pf tbeir^;iuunsehfor lieir Ma-jesty,a'fter ibecpnclusiunul thecrpsstiexluninafionjxapectiug any .one uf the Wilnitsses, were ;to;.tte .submitted to- the . House,- and a sufficient .reason- were, nianifeslied for Tecalling . t bat iwi tnjess, doubt lesat hri riLor.dsbi psjtoiild be ready foal low the iodnlgence-firBt promised of csusipgqnestiPns.tpfbe put tbropgh the Noble Lprd, pn-.lbe.'t'&ipteaefc.x This .wttpld answer ,ey:ery-falr, antl -uacfpl,: pprppse. wiiich- t'l.ie.:QaMn'.a . Counsel might baye .in yie.tv. lui4H)eiitefeDce of her.Majestyta character,, and .wupld mor^ver be.,canfurmab|eitn tlte.:rule8 . and; practice.-of i.be Courts: in iWe^ntinsler. H alt. , I u those .Couru Ibe Counsel:fur the'defence;were,requited to^shew .,the .grounds for recalling^ .witnesscaud then,the" questions were snhmilled.to llie.deliberalioo of--.the'Judges, who determined wbRtber or npt.they.w:i;re:proper-1o be: put-to the witness. It :had be.en said by.ilie Noblerapa-Learaal Lordoppo' .iaile,. that the 'House hatlrb^eu jbrouglit, into, this dilemma of' b^ariug Counsel in sugge8Xiou.,oflhe.ir. own tneasures, by having refused tlie list of wili)es);eB,,whicb.be (Lord Ei'skiney.had tppyed.sbpuldbe'giyenio iheCojunselfuclhe.Qpeen. Bejitso. ,He.cui>fes8ed,llnt still lie thpugbtjIbeTrjccliouoftliat motion rational and eqi.iitable. Itlfiias a:W8ll4bdei:stood^ptinciple.pf Ihe IbjW pf fewidence,; that .Ihe-'piivileg? of ireceiyihg* list of witnesses'^^a^^confiiiedjo trials :for::^igh^t such- a pViv'iIege,..i�fre ,�l -.to' be .gt^juttedhinlOtb.er^pasff,: would "be :fuupd ;lo :be raostjiiconvebienl' in: practice;. : JSo .Judge;'tbat he bad ever .��ad :bad�jever..veiUur-|4ccb^iiin'b^^^ q'uelilly'beeome kiiowb to-iHeW,iJ.iHA-;con 'the Qoeeu them! ibeine* made----- -, . . i- -- --^-r- Bgrcedilbfter bektiiig tlliS"uii^4i��l�i;:P^^ jy-inrowu^away as'iTiiHi- rT|vnjimu laKpn �piace,o^ vSalttrday. --In^teidrbf allbwibf ^1^1^^ '.be'ljiotVaba :an8*ere4 fttid'ttf'WiSfJp!^^ niWbrtutabe HPNraiifbbjefch-AuWi^ IP-dlOiig speech from'tbe'attbirjiey^^ t""ti>"ffbailjtfbro'tneSriitb-ill6tT':ti(iB^f#^ �bat: HOwMell what. T%esNoblp�Lo|fd^'^ jibel! -ebo^iulaMlUhe&Hp^^ llf.'Aei,qijAliBV.whic^b sepaW ifipiitibuUjf tbat;Nbbi�I:^idui>f^Bt�^^^ tjOoWtbeMibU J�rd gixeitbai'e^ ,boi'SatDrd&y?,--Wbyaia>b'efsbl',thsit *ajr'-tlmtlit,�il��i)ly-|lc ! -V,:.- - i . ,a;^,^uti inKrnipi the.-� jhaa-:^ki^,(t>: w^s'undrrstppd;^'a^ ^b|ib)ea..^y,.liK.acbaif, eiijier ilpt^prpijeWi.ngs^,^ tcotQm�bi(e^i|;i1ie;GuQnwl the drfeixce;'aeiciflreia. i^^ ti)�y/iirer�fpUy/jir^^ Ibat tlie.case ihbii.ld.'gp" on, ^A\^v:'fV^U^0^ij^si^,.nSV\\\i eviaeupeon therBill .'sbup^d.' \ b^ ;fiiii'Rbeii, �naK^heji; - further prpi^eWdings " w do so. But co.uld he ilo so in-this case?. He would eiKlea-voor to assiipiiate Jtbeir proceedings'tu ordiiinry pra'cii'c.- as far as he'could: he wopla allow bo limits to the crbss-exa. minatiou; he would, suffer no. iiilerriipliun to auy'qiiestiun to which oa.iesal objection .rould be urged. The Cupnsel fur the Qneen^ should be. alluw|;d to gp as far as they |ile>>ei', hut.lb^y could oot be prepared lo go tlirougb tlieir crbss-ex-ampialiuu. Here the case differed from oi^inary oiies. It 'might be aqkediwb^t thry.were ip do afler the adjournment iif the jCpunse) fur Ibe Queen should demand the rigRi pf a secpnd examiaaiion ? No matter then : ", sufficient for the dayi's rbeevil'lbereof." Though,.fpr his own part, be,thought the prPppsilioo one pf (he easiest in the world lore-Folye.. Tll.e Counsel for llu: t^uecu ought in. tb^t case lb be allowed to finish Ibeir examinaiious. ' If ihe qneslloaa'iyere .sabniitled to the Judges ip tlie Court of King's; Bench which, a. Counsel 'wished lobe ji'iit to a witness where exaininatiuB was couclpiied, Ihe Court grauled ihe request,-inbcyjudsred.them to'bs fi^t aiid proper ijues-tipns. ,I]e-assimilated ibeir Lordships'proceediugs ulTer-eyer l>e could to the pracjice of ih'e.infrriui-'Cp.urlB-r-where .be cppid upt, be referred to Ihe geiierar principles of juiljce anil bprnanily.: As, to Ihedifficuliy in, wbi.i:b. tbey .^ereipl^cdj :it was'one of (ijeir own miking, ppdIbey luust ilispb^e., of )i. Ha, conhi' '!P!^ ,'argree'~wi Jl� bi.s Noblraud jLearped Fpend, that il^ey were ^ at liberly'^abw to re-?use'ip bear the.0apnsel to, tKe.eiid.pf ibe arjgum,enij afttr #Jlo!tibf ,Jj|nt Jp, .hegial, .bonbd te'agree wiih bis siiggejilibir; bni'ifeyntust'.bear hiiij to Ibeeu4afler interruptinghim. How did tbey.knbw that be migh^ pot cpnyipee them of ihe pro'prieiy of. agrcpiiig to, .|iis prPposiiion.! All .the evils and iucbnyt-niebcies wl)ich, bsLamplrs} wherein , ilie trapsnctipns' covered a .period pf six years, and the names of Ibe evidence, togeiber ^yiih the d.es.cripljion of :lhe. sitpatiops ^nd circumstances .lo be ippken to, were .wbully .withheld from. llie jiccused ? .{Ip. reminded Ib^r Lordships of ihe arguoieiits .which.be .j^d .psedin m&]pr,e ibap .all,..be bad provpd lo the House that where ttae,apalogy Jielwe;en their proceedings and (he generality >f brdipary cases'failed, the House ought to refer lo the ipinantab.Ie and invariable principles of JHstic,e, and li.ave pb.eyed-.l,lieir diclaiioiK This hail not been donie, and heiice .iJl^eir p.resent difficulties. These he boldly pruHpunced to be the respll of'depar.ting ^rora the strict pnncipies of jus-lice., brought more experience lo the .diBcpssipn of this of ..iuftpUely.ereateraavaotagelban.lbe.fnrnishiDga list O.f.wtt-;..peases, because itflbe .la||er.�;ase byr Msjesf.y .would come p;,tO( ber.deteMce.n;itbp>Jt'jknPwing.beforC'^hand oiie ,word of ,w)iat;theiwjtn.ess against.lierbad,.to:say, but.accbr(|ing;ip the .cjliirse^jw.hjqb Iieliaidspg:se4'led,-r:sfae wopia come with the |:.kpo,wledge:^ there iwrere disadyaplqigeaW pid^bt prSlpnd to deny, ^�be.ppnt^ndedlbey^w^i^jnfinilely.'inqri fliao:.]^ by jtbfi piyantftges pr�iog.frPl^.tbe,priyileBe (Iwtjiad bceii'pro-i .P9?fi4,pu,:ib�t�siae of the- House> He now came:tp;ihe . qire^jtjpo^immedxaiely.unaer; const iil.p a matterbtlacttoupected tbere*ilb, he,tbo.ught /(jWoijjhaainotriieeii.qpite.corjeetUn hisslate'pjicntifU He bad 'v'laiJssS "/i*'M')!l�vaL�oMbiRprp.ceeaiDg^ kfl^Brred kW-the,:Hpufe i�biW.8|aU�}ing;pf,lbe .iB? tbiSatiiVday^^�^^^^ 4he indtpjjBt;* .|]Ad:te^~�;ianin^ vCiron*-exauqinediV(cs.e^^ .woman , .Qui ei/'s . cru��-place of-,reBiM>..i')tr aliugclhir ty.ith ibe excepiUfu be had mtutionrd, tbr.y. shp;ilil have uii|y per-milled.lh'e-euullsel lu qnention lfar.,tviiiiP!i., wbetlirr she bad lyceived any ,mi>iie,y fiir cumin;, ami so fiir.lb-rr way more clearjy. If .ibe ^ppae bad .inadvertently fallin iutu any error, he f was sure ibal ifO .pPHajderaiipn wpuiij piivcnl ibem fruui |rejrM"iu55tSir.?i�^^;:"M)''-*W-deavaptJn^^ rectj/'y it.- Vyit'b te�y�cl.-.io- tlie "Bllowiii, silling as judges beiwten bplh, hail frami-d their inquiries uiibaview of briuiing the uunwer.-i bi-fore made to Konie eerlain is^ua Bnl lhal was iiui lli^ only incouveoienre lu be apprei.endeil I'lum a'-ceding In ihu sp licat o i; f irliuw beaske 1 lliem, when suchuiule kadi ee i adopleii, could they call upon the Altoruey-Gi-mral lusuiu u,> the evidence, iuasinuclr as a mci:ssity for calling frisli wif-iitsses on the pait uf the prosecutors uiight to be experied to arise out uf the adjourtit-il cross-examinaliou, anil ihi� he might ob.ierve was oue of the 'i-easoiin be was of opinion that a lis^t of witnesses should be wiiliheld. They cuuM never call on the Alturney -Or Sulicilur. General Jo sum up the evidence or closejheca.se until llie cruss-examiuaiiuti of llieir oWn wlt�cs-ses should have been coucluiicd. The course suoght to he followed would be he one of nionstrnu.! inconvenieuce. He thought thai tlti:i iiivestigition slioulit gu uu like any Olbrr case, first in exainiiiaiioii in chief, llieii .sr cross-exsmiualiou, afitrwards a re-examinaliuu by ihu Counsel for the Bill, and afterwards au ixauiinaliuii by their Lordships; and if afterwards any sjiecial. reasoii cuuld be stated why witnesses should be called i� Ihe b.ir a secoodlime, he was sure their Lordsliips would be ready tu view the applicaliuu with greater liberality and iuilulguucu than could be extended iu any ordinary case. He diil'ered from the Noble Lord therefore iu ihiokiiigytfaat lur .Majesty's Counsel ought not lo receive aiiy:po$er uf pnltiu.; utf any cruas-examiiialiun, in order IP uriglnale it at any subsequent point af-|iuie, but tl>at going oi) with lherru..is-examiualiou of wiluysses regularly, tbey.ihiipld uoi be refused Ihe right uf Calling up any witness for a rriietiied^ i-ro��-examinatioo, in case they could shew sulBcieul biiccial gr.)uud3 lo render ii necessary. Lord Erskine explained. The Marquis.pf .Lansdown said be was anxious to say a few VOtdsuU.lhe present occasion, having beeu one of tlin,.' -�^b%,4>B:Saturaay, bad wished ibal Cuuuael should be caltxl 10 tbe bar,aud that the Counsel against the Bill shouKI slate what departure from the usual course of croiis-examinatiuit tbey judged necessary to meet tbe circiiniftlunces of Ibe case, and their reasons for such departure; and ihai the Counsel for the Bill should be heard agninnt the argunieuls of the op. posite Counsel. In recuiuineiidiug that course he certainly liad by no means meant thai it was to be understood thereby lhat Cainnael were dictating lo or laying.down any pusiiire rule for their Lordships' guidance; buL he had ihunght lhat 11 their Lordships might see reason fur deviating from the ordinary rules by which the Courts of law were governed i:i the reception of evidence, it might be'salisf.clury to their Lordships tu bear llie Counsel on both sides offering ibeii-reasons for and ag-ainsi such departure; and iuslruclhig their Lordships,especially those amongst them who were uninformed, as be confessed himself lo be, of the parlicularH ot' Ihe subject; and be t^ mght Ibe Noble Earl oppusile (L.-ul Liverpool) badbimself acknowledged ihe i-easunibleuess ufiL,; same step, when be on Saturday nut only di.l uul oppose llio King's Allorney-Giineral slating his arguments againil l)ilbority..of.th�kHouBe; ^yt he apprehended, Ihut :i� lliat I* cross^exapiioplioo; did not cjome in in that order iu wtiich it ought, 'iy:curdingito reason i^nil law il would be deprive.l . of ils esseptial..characteristic.icHe wuuld ask tthetber, sj long as th�ii;Lurwii, lo call upon the Altur- . .ne^Gen.era^;to-cl

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