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THE ALLEGED INFAMOUS PRAC- TICES AT STONEHOUSE. FURTHER MAGISTERIAL PROCEEDINGS. At Stonehouse, Plymouth, on Monday, the magis- trates were engaged several hours in investigating a charge of murder brought against Charles Bald- win, and of conspiracy to procure abortion on a married woman named Medlen. The latter was also charged with the same offences, and her hus- band and Ellen Osborne were charged as acces- sories before and after the fact. The evidence went to show that Baldwin repeatedly attempted to procure abortion in Mrs. Medlen, but failed in consequence of her advanced condition. He was present, however, when the child was born. It was heard to cry, but no notice was taken of the fact. It was placed in a cloth and put under the washstand. Some hours afterwards it was seen by two young women, who deposed that it was then breathing. Subsequently Baldwin was seen to take up the child and press his hand heavilv upon its chest. HA then handed the parcel to Osborne, giving directions to put a weight upon it to keep away dogs and cats. Mrs. Medien was very ill, and wished, as it was a girl, that this had not happened. Baldwin replied that it could not ,v have lived an hour if he had attended to it. Several instruments, said by Dr. Thomas to have been used for nefarious purposes, were produced. It tran- spired that Baldwin had previously treated Mrs. Medlen with the knowledge of her husband. The prisoners were remanded till Thursday. ADDITIONAL CHARGES AGAINST BALDWIN At Stonehouse, Devon, on Tuesday William Baldwin and Charles Benoy were charged with causing the death of Mrs. Benoy, wife of the latter, and with procuring the abortion of some women in 1884 and 1835. The chief witness for the prose- cution wasa woman named Armstrong, who deposed to Mrs. Benov's condition in 1884, and stated that she saw Baldwin visit Benoy's house. Her sus- picions being aroused, she stole upstairs, and, look- ing through the partly open door, saw prisoner Benoy give his wife some medicine which Baldwin handed to him. Mrs. Benoy immediately afterwards fainted, and Baldwin then used instruments to procure abortion. In June, 1385, Baldwin was again observed to vit Mrs. Benoy, who after- wards became nd (.e-J. Prisoner Benoy subse- quently went -.rtjeerrs- Prynne, wife of the Vicar of St. ro. ^or, and represented that Mrs. Benoy had had a dreadful miscarriage. Mrs. Prynne procured the woman's admission to a convalescent home, and there she died five days afterwards in great agony. SJme women were called, who stated that they had applied to Baldwin to relieve them, and that he had told them he had operated successfully on Mrs. Benoy. Counsel for the prosecution intimated that he had as many as 8J witnesses, and the further hearing of the case was adjourned until Wednesday morning. EVIDENCE FOR THE DEFENCE. The inquiry into the alleged malpractices at Stonehouse (Plymouth) was continued throughout Wednesday. The evidence for the defence had not concluded when the court adjourned. The wit- nesses for the defence were mainly called to prove that as Mrs. ^Armstrong, the principal witness againt the prisoners Baldwin and Benoy had been fined for bad language, her evidence was not entitled to credit, and that the bed on which Mrs. Benoy was lying was in such a position that Mrs. Armstrong could not have witnessed what she described as having taken place. The proceedings will be resumed this (Thursday) morning.

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