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PIOUS PERJURY [1 record]

Record 1 2014-10-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Courts
OBS

The necessity under which judges and juries so frequently laboured, of committing what had been called pious perjuries

OBS

The result was that those who were in the system developed various ingenious methods for avoiding this harsh approach (peine de mort), including the well known benefit of clergy and ... respecting the value of stolen goods.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Tribunaux
OBS

Pieux mensonge, inspiré par la piété ou la pitié.

Spanish

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