xml:lang="en" lang="en" dir="ltr">

Transcribe Bentham: A Collaborative Initiative

From Transcribe Bentham: Transcription Desk

Keep up to date with the latest news - subscribe to the Transcribe Bentham newsletter; Find a new page to transcribe in our list of Untranscribed Manuscripts


Jump to: navigation, search

Click Here To Edit

Inserenda. 3 ) Personal Injuries (3

Force and Arms. of our Jurisprudence had the Law in under their management.

Even in the most refined ages, this method as we have
observed this method behoves, to have the most
frequently employ'd. is that which behoves to have been the most frequent But even in among in the most
ignorant and barbarous nations we can scarce
suppose it for any length of time to have been
exclusively the only method employ'd. For all this [At the same
time] Meanwhile For all this I know not what antient
Lawyers whose absurdities the even when recognized modern ones
continue still [blandly and obstinately] with blind
obstinacy to follow, established it as a maxim
that an mischief of this sort should not be
punishable, unless produced by force. It does
not certainly appear to what this
was owing. If they knew not that the
production of such an effect equally demanded
punishment whatever where were the means,
in the knew nothing they [were grossly ignorant] knowledge of the ends of Justice.
of they were grossly deficient. If they knew not
that the effect was producible by other means
as well as this, point of sagacity indeterminent they fell short
of the most rudest savages ignorant barbarians [we know of]
Still more inconsiderate must they have been, if
they thought that the circumstance of carrying
arms was a circumstance [necessary to the production
if that] effect] without which that effect could not

Identifier: | JB/072/155/003
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 72.


Marginal Summary Numbering

not numbered



Main Headings

penal code

Folio number


Info in main headings field

pers. inj. simple - strictures of the law




force and arms / assault


text sheet

Number of Pages




Page Numbering

e1 / e2 / e3 / e4


jeremy bentham


[[watermarks::[gr with crown motif] pro patria [with motif]]]


Paper Producer


Paper Produced in Year

Notes public

ID Number


Box Contents

UCL Home » Transcribe Bentham » Transcription Desk