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Colonial Cases

R v. Lewis [1893]

larceny - receiving stolen goods

Supreme Court for China

Shanghai, 12 July 1893

Source: Supreme Court of China (Shanghai), Judges' Notebooks, Vol. 3 (1880-1893), The National Archives (U.K.), FO1092: 340, p 339


Regina versus George William Lewis.

Charge.  Larceny & receiving stolen goods.

Mr. H. T. Wilkinson for prosecution.

Crown Advocate enters a nolle prosequi.


Published by Centre for Comparative Law, History and Governance at Macquarie Law School