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The declaration, dying warning and advice of Rebekah Chamblit.

The declaration, dying warning and advice of Rebekah Chamblit.

A young woman aged near twenty-seven years, executed at Boston September 27th. 1733. according to the sentence pass"d upon her at the Superiour Court holden there for the county of Suffolk, in August last, being then found guilty of felony, in concealing the birth of her spurious male infant, of which she was delivered when alone the eighth day of May last, and was afterwards found dead, as will more fully appear by the following declaration, which was carefully taken from her own mouth.

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Published by Printed and sold by S. Kneeland and T. Green, in Queen-Street. in Boston .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Chamblit, Rebekah, -- ca. 1706-1733.,
  • Infanticide -- Massachusetts.,
  • Murder -- Massachusetts.,
  • Crime -- Massachusetts.,
  • Executions and executioners -- Massachusetts -- Boston.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 3639.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14576015M

    "A dying declaration is a statement of fact made by a victim relating to the cause and circumstances of a homicide. "A dying declaration is admissible as an exception to the hearsay rule because it possesses a guarantee of trustworthiness in the assumption that the belief of impending death excludes the possibility of fabrication by the declarant. dying declaration: A statement by a person who is conscious and knows that death is imminent concerning what he or she believes to be the cause or circumstances of death that can be introduced into evidence during a trial in certain cases. A dying declaration is considered credible and trustworthy evidence based upon the general belief that.

    Dying Declaration Law and Legal Definition A dying declaration is an exception to the hearsay rule, which prohibits introducing evidence of out-of-court statements made by unavailable witnesses. The Federal Rules of Evidence have relaxed the common law standards for dying declarations and require the following conditions be met before. The details contained in Chamblit's purported declaration seem calculated to fit within the Massachusetts Bastard Neonaticde Act exactly as written, thereby completely justifying her hanging. Execution is execution, no matter how it is excused. The declaration, dying warning and advice of Rebekah Chamblit.

    A person who makes a dying declaration must, however, be competent at the time he or she makes a statement, otherwise, it is inadmissible. The prosecution usually introduces a dying declaration, but can be used on behalf of the accused. Word "Dying Declaration" means a statement written or verbal of relevant facts made by a person, who is dead.   Thomas and Theresa Hammonds believe in tough love and old-fashioned discipline. They do not believe in doctors. When their controversial beliefs lead to personal tragedy, the Hammonds face heartbreaking loss, a crisis of faith&#x;and a charge of negligent homicide by a relentless prosecutor. Defending Thomas and Theresa is freewheeling lawyer Charles Arnold. He believes in Format: E-Book.


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The item The declaration, dying warning and advice of Rebekah Chamblit.: A young woman aged near twenty-seven years, executed at Boston September 27th.

according to the sentence pass'd upon her at the Superiour Court holden there for the county of Suffolk, in August last, being then found guilty of felony, in concealing the birth of her spurious male infant, of which she was delivered.

The declaration, dying warning and advice of Rebekah Chamblit. A young woman aged near twenty-seven years, executed at Boston September 27th. according to the sentence pass'd upon her at the Superiour Court holden there for the county of Suffolk, in August last, being then found guilty of felony, in concealing the birth of her spurious male infant, of which she was delivered when alone.

The declaration, dying warning and advice of Rebekah Chamblit. A young woman aged near twenty-seven years, executed at Boston September 27th. according to the sentence pass'd upon her at the Superiour Court holden there for the county of Suffolk, in August last, being then found guilty of felony, in concealing the birth of her spurious male infant, of which she was delivered when.

The declaration, dying warning and advice of Rebekah Chamblit.: a young woman aged near twenty-seven years, executed at Boston September 27th. according to the sentence pass'd upon her at the Superiour Court holden there for the county of Suffolk, in August last, being then found guilty of felony, in concealing the birth of her spurious male infant, of which she was delivered when alone.

The declaration, dying warning and advice of Rebekah Chamblit: a young woman aged near twenty-seven years, executed at Boston September 27th. according to the sentence pass'd upon her at the Superiour Court holden there for the county of Suffolk, in August last, being then found guilty of felony, in concealing the birth of her spurious male infant, of which she was delivered when alone.

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