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3. 12 Viner, Abridgment
95, tit. Evidence, plea A. b. 23, no. 3. Quotation marks supplied. For King v. Pain, see note
below. The “note” in the text appears in the margin in Viner; it is a quotation, with very minor discrepancies, from Buncombe, Tryals per Pais
209 (London, 3d edn., 1700). The same passage appears at p. 363 in Volume 2 of the 1766 edition of the latter work, cited below by JA, note
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