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Colonial Cases

R v. Yessop [1874]

criminal procedure

Supreme Court for China

Shanghai, 16 January 1874

Source: Supreme Court of China (Shanghai), Judges' Notebooks, The National Archives (U.K.), FO1092: 339, p 171

Reg. (on the prosecution of the Municipal Council)


Kate Yessop alias Kate Jessop.

Case stated for the opinion of the Supreme Couirt under Rules 332-8 by the Law Secretary of the Court.

Mr. Rennie for the prosecution

Mr. Litchfield for the defendant.


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