- skip

Mercy (of the law)

,—see the sentences of Muir, Palmer, &c. Concealing the murderers of young Allen, in St. George’s Fields; the pardon of Balf and Macquirk for the murder of Mr. Clark at Brentford, because he polled against the two Kennedys, because their sister was a prostitute to a pampered titled slave.

previous entry · index · next entry

Entry taken from A Political Dictionary, by Charles Pigott, 1795.

previous entry · index · next entry