Ecclesiastical Offence in UK Law

  • Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction and Care of Churches Measure 2018
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 2018
    ... ... (9) In subsection (5) , “disciplinary proceedings” means—(a) proceedings in respect of an offence of the kind referred to in section 14 of the Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Measure 1963,(b) disciplinary proceedings under the Clergy Discipline ... ...
  • Matrimonial Causes Act 1857
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1857
    ... ... Jurisdiction in Matters Matrimonial now vested in Ecclesiastical Courts to cease. II Jurisdiction in Matters Matrimonial now vested in ... Person shall wilfully disobey such Order he shall for the First Offence forfeit ... the   Sum of One hundred Pounds, to be recoverable by any ... ...
  • Church of England (Legal Aid) Measure 1994
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1994
    ... ... Proceedings in any ecclesiastical court or before any F2disciplinary tribunal commission, committee, bishop or examiner in respect of an offence under the Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Measure 1963 F2or of misconduct ... ...
  • Church of England (Legal Aid and Miscellaneous Provisions) Measure 1988
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1988
    ... ... 7(1) substituted (31.1.2011) by Ecclesiastical Offices (Terms of Service) Measure 2009 (No. 1), s. 13(2), Sch. 2 para. 19 ... ...
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Books & Journal Articles
  • The Law of Abortion and Necessity
    • No. 2-2, September 1938
    • The Modern Law Review
    ... ... any case where a woman had been raped provided the offence had been proved in a court of justice. Mr. Bourne’s ... Sciencess1 that it was regarded in them as an ecclesiastical offence only. But it is clear that from fairly early times it ... ...
  • Ex parte Choudhury — An Opportunity Missed
    • No. 54-2, March 1991
    • The Modern Law Review
    ... ... , from Taylor’s cases in 1676 which transformed the offence of blasphemy from an ecclesiastical offence to, ‘a crimc against ... ...
    • No. 18-5, September 1955
    • The Modern Law Review
    ... ... reasonably) believes that his first wife is dead the offence of bigamy will not have been com- mitted even though ... Bigamy was originally a very different ecclesiastical offence, first proscribed as a felony in England in 1604 ... ...
  • Round the World
    • No. 38-1, January 1965
    • Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles
    ... ... , incest was originally in the jurisdiction of the ecclesiastical courts and there is no history at common law. It was first ... In the United States, incest is always a statutory offence, sharing the English background of the ecclesiastical authorities, ... ...
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Law Firm Commentaries
  • The Bones Of Richard III
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    ... ... any two justices of the peace, forfeit and pay for every such offence a sum not exceeding level 1 on the standard scale." ... There are ... body without lawful authority and it is an offence against ecclesiastical law to remove the remains of the dead from consecrated ground without a ... ...
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