1779-07-05 (1779-07-001.jpg)1779. Sessions. Monday July 5.
Monday July 5th 1779.
Sir E. Impey
Mr. Justice Chambers
Mr. Justice Hyde.
Nauderah Beigum, Khajah Zachariah, and four other Men.
On the Motion made by Mr. Tilghman on Tuesday last June 29th 1779 the Indictment against all the Defendants was Quash’d by the unanimous opinion of all the Court.
The objection taken to the Indictment, on which we were all of Opinion it ought to be quash’d, was, that the writing charged to be forged, which the Indictment was call’d a Deed in the Persian Language, was not sufficiently shewn to be a Deed, because it was said purporting to be seal’d by Shaubaz Khan and did not add, purport [ILL]