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Habeas corpus is a recourse in law whereby a person can report an unlawful detention or ..... The expression 'order of Habeas Corpus' does not include an order made pursuant to Article 40, s...

The Origins of Habeas Corpus - Truthout

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Jul 20, 2010 ... The origins of habeas corpus can be traced to the 39th clause of the ... and Sharp for what habeas corpus should be did not come to pass.

Habeas Corpus - History of the Federal Judiciary

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A writ of habeas corpus is a challenge to the legality of a prisoner's detention and does not entail an inquiry into the prisoner's guilt or innocence. After examining ...

Habeas Corpus | Wex Legal Dictionary / Encyclopedia | LII / Legal ...

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Although the Constitution does not specifically create the right to habeas corpus relief, federal statutes provide federal courts with the authority to grant habeas ...

Habeas corpus | Define Habeas corpus at Dictionary.com

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Habeas corpus definition, a writ requiring a person to be brought before a judge or court, especially for investigation of a restraint of the person's liberty, used as ...

Habeas Corpus - The Rutherford Institute

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Habeas corpus, a fundamental tenet of English common law, does not appear anywhere in the Bill of Rights. Its importance was such that it was enshrined in the ...

HABEAS CORPUS THE MOST EXTRAORDINARY WRIT

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Habeas Corpus is an ancient common law prerogative writ - a legal procedure .... States Constitution and therefore did not have the right to petition the Federal ...

habeas corpus | common law | Britannica.com

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Habeas corpus, an ancient common-law writ, issued by a court or judge directing one who holds another in custody to produce the body of the person before the ...

President Lincoln suspends the writ of habeas corpus during the ...

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On this day in History, President Lincoln suspends the writ of habeas corpus ... ruling that President Lincoln did not have the authority to suspend habeas corpus .

The Great Writ Then and Now | Foundation for Economic Education

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Oct 23, 2009 ... If habeas corpus is a privilege, does government have an obligation to .... the majority of habeas petitions reviewed in federal court have come ...

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Make research projects and school reports about habeas corpus easy with ... As an initial matter, the clause does not declare that the writ of habeas corpus must ...... an individual from unlawful imprisonment; through this use it has come to be  ...

Taking Liberties - Star Items - Habeas Corpus Act - British Library

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How did 'habeas corpus' come about? The first statement of the principle that no one could be imprisoned unlawfully was in Magna Carta, reluctantly approved ...

BBC NEWS | UK | Magazine | A brief history of habeas corpus

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Mar 9, 2005 ... Habeas corpus is under attack, say critics of the government's ... It does not determine guilt or innocence, merely whether the person is legally ...