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Thomas Osborne is impeached by the House of Commons 1678 Context Note
Lord Stafford is tried for treason 1680 Context Note
Earl of Argyle is sentenced to death for treason 1681 Context Note
Titus Oates is flogged through the streets of London 1685 Context Note
Judge Jeffreys conducts the 'Bloody Assizes' 1685 Context Note
James II introduces Roman Catholics into the Church and army 1686 Context Note
Seven Bishops are tried for opposing the Declaration of Indulgence 1688 Context Note
Parliament charges Sir John Fenwick with treason 1696 Context Note
Bolingbroke is impeached 1715 Context Note
The Act of Grace releases Jacobite rebels from British prisons 1717 Context Note
Jonathan Wild is hanged at Tyburn 1725 Context
Chief Justice Pratt discharges Wilkes 1763 Context Note
Seditious libels excluded from parlimentary privilege 1763 Context Note
Letters of Junius creators tried for seditious libel 1770 Context Note
Penitentiary Act; Panopticon 1779 Context
Trial of Warren Hastings 1788 - 1795 Context
Cornwallis promulgates justice code in India 1793 Context Note
Treason Trials 1794 Context Note
Society for the Suppression of Vice established 1802 Context Note
Millbank Penitentiary opens 1821 - 1890 Context Note

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