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Colonial Cases

R. v. Wilson [1753]

flogging, of women

New York

29 March 1753

Source: Halifax Gazette, 9 June 1753

[2] Thursday last, one Mary Wilson, for removing a Shift the Property of one of her Neighbours, was obliged to hugg the Post opposite the City Hall, when she received the Discipline of thirty one.

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