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Summation of John Adams in Rex v Wemms

The following is a transcript of the summation of John Adams in Rex v Wemms, The Soldiers Trial.   Tuesday, NINE o’Clock, the Court met according to adjournment, and Mr. ADAMS proceeded: May it please your Honours, and you Gentlemen of the Jury, I yesterday afternoon produced from the best authorities, those rules of law […] more