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Headword Date Article Type
Mary Queen of Scots is tried for treason 1586 - 1586 T Note
Mary Queen of Scots pronounced guilty in the Star Chamber 1586 T Note
Queen Elizabeth confirms the sentence against Mary Queen of Scots 1586 T Note
Robert Earl of Essex is tried for misdemeanours in Ireland 1600 T Note
Sir Walter Raleigh found guilty of high treason 1603 T Note
Trial of Guy Fawkes and his fellow conspirators 1606 T Note
Legal ruling that any Scot born after 1603 is a subject of the King of England 1608 T Note
Francis Bacon, the Lord Chancellor, is charged with corruption 1621 T Note
Lord Treasurer Lionel Cranfield is impeached for bribery 1624 T Note
Duke of Buckingham is impeached 1626 T Note
'Darnel's case' sees five imprisoned Englishmen plead for release 1627 T Note
Trial of Sir John Eliot 1630 T Note
Trial of the Lancashire witches 1633 T Note
William Prynne is tried for libelling Queen Henrietta Maria 1634 T Note
Trial of Burton, Bastwicke and Prynne 1637 T Note
Lord Finch, the Lord Keeper, is impeached by the Commons 1640 T Note
Thomas Osborne is impeached by the House of Commons 1678 T Note
Lord Stafford is tried for treason 1680 T Note
Earl of Argyle is sentenced to death for treason 1681 T Note
Judge Jeffreys conducts the 'Bloody Assizes' 1685 T Note

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