SB 168, 40th R.S. history

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SB 168, 40th R.S.
Relating to properly defining murder, and fixing the punishment for murder; relating to what may be proved, and considered by the jury, in determining the punishment to be assessed for murder; repealing statute relating to manslaughter.

Author: Pierce B. Ward
Coauthor: Walter Calisto Woodward

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 1927, 40th R.S.,ch. 274, General and Special Laws of Texas

Crimes--Capital Punishment
Criminal Procedure--Sentencing & Punishment

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