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CARDIGANSHIRE ASSIZES. The commission for these assizes was opened on the 14th inst., at Cardigan. The High Sheriff, Henry Hoghton, Esq., Hafod, accompanied by a gay and numerous equipage, met the learned judge on the Haverfordwest road, from whence they proceeded to the Town Hall, when the commission was formally opened, and the court was adjourned until the following morning. In the evening a numerous party of magistrates of the county dined with the High Sheriff at the Black Liou Hotel. On Wednesday morning his lordship attended divine service at St. Mary's church, where an appropriate discourse was delivered by the Rev.'Edward Evans, B.A., the High Sheriff's chaplain. The proclamation against vice, profaneness, and immorality having been read, the learned judge charged the grand jury. He said that the cases that would be brought before them were only four in number, and simple in their nature, all being devoid of those marks of atrocity which characterise many calendars, and he hoped it truly showed that that grievous criminality which pervaded other portions of the kingdom had not penetrated into that part of the island. In reference to the last case on the calendar his lordship made the following very sensible remarks, which if attended to will be a saving of considerable expense to the rate-payer The last case is one of simple larceny, and in itself is void of difficulty, but as the magistrates' clerk has treated it as three se- parate offences, it calls for a remark which may be useful in future. Although the property taken belonged to three parties, it was taken at the same time, and the case is one, and one only. The depositions have been returned for three cases, but the evi- dence shows that the articles, which were the property of three servants, were in the same house, and were conveyed away at the same time. I make the remark, as in the adjoining county which I have just left the same circumstance of one case having been multiplied into several charges occurred. It is a matter of some importance, as it apparently increases the amount of crime with which the priooner is charged, and it is also of importance as re- gards the expense, which is CONSIDERABLY INCREASED BY HAVING SEVERAL INDICTMENTS PREFERRED.

TRIALS OF PRISONERS.

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CAIiHIGAX

CARMARTHENSHIRE ADJOURNED…

IIAVEEFORDWEST.

NORTH WALES.

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STATISTICS OF CRIME IN LIVERPOOL.

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