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Author: Prynne, William, 1600-1669.
Title: Beheaded Dr. John Hewytts ghost pleading, yea crying for exemplarie justice against the arbitrarie, un-exampled injustice of his late judges and executioners in the new High-Commission, or Court of Justice, sitting in Westminster-Hall.: Conteining his legal plea, demurrer, and exceptions to their illegal jurisdiction, proceedings, and bloody sentence against him; drawn up by counsel, and left behinde him ready ingrossed; the substance whereof he pleaded before them by word of mouth, and would have tendred them in writing in due form of law, had he not discerned their peremptory resolution to reject and over-rule, before they heard them read.
Publication info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library
2011 April (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: Beheaded Dr. John Hewytts ghost pleading, yea crying for exemplarie justice against the arbitrarie, un-exampled injustice of his late judges and executioners in the new High-Commission, or Court of Justice, sitting in Westminster-Hall.: Conteining his legal plea, demurrer, and exceptions to their illegal jurisdiction, proceedings, and bloody sentence against him; drawn up by counsel, and left behinde him ready ingrossed; the substance whereof he pleaded before them by word of mouth, and would have tendred them in writing in due form of law, had he not discerned their peremptory resolution to reject and over-rule, before they heard them read.
Prynne, William, 1600-1669., Hewit, John, 1614-1658.

London: [s.n.], printed in the year of our Lord, 1659.
Subject terms:
Due process of law -- England
Trials (Treason) -- England
Executions and executioners -- England
Hewit, John, -- 1614-1658
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A91147.0001.001

Contents
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The Plea and Demurrer of John Hewytt, Dr. of Divinity, to the Jurisdiction and Proceedings of the Commissioners in pursuance of an Act, for the security of the Lord Protectors Person, &c. and to the Sentence of Death pronounced against him by them.
Just and Legal Exceptions to the Cause and Manner of the Illegal Judgement given against Dr Iohn Hewytt; humbly tendred by him to the conside∣ration of those Commissioners who denounced it.