Evidence Type: Newspaper Report
8 February 1842
SYDNEY GENERAL QUARTER SESSIONS
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH, 1842
The adjourned Court of Quarter Sessions commenced its sittings in the new Court-house, Woolloomooloo, yesterday, before W. M. MANNING, Esq., Chairman, Colonel SHADFORTH, and Captain HOLLINGSWORTH.
The Court-house is yet in a somewhat unfinished state, and is not very well adapted for hearing.
The Jury, having been sworn, the following cases were disposed of.
JANE CLIFFE was indicted on a charge of stealing. Guilty — Sentenced to three month sin the Factory, every fourth week in solitary confinement.
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