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Exchequer Court (Scotland) Act 1856

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9. Customs

I, the Right Honourable A. B., Her Majesty's Advocate, on the Behalf of Her Majesty, inform the Court,—

1st Count,—That on or about the ___________ Day of _____________ in the Year __________, in the County of _____________________, A. [design him], Grocer and Spirit Dealer, was knowingly concerned in conveying, removing, depositing, concealing, or dealing with 80 Pounds "Weight or thereby of Tobacco, or other Goods, liable to Duties of Customs, with Intent to defraud Her Majesty of the Duties thereon. Contrary to the Statute 16 & 17 Vict. Cap. 107. Sees. 232. and 263. Whereby the said A. has forfeited the Sum of £ ________, being Treble the Value of the said Tobacco or other Goods, for which the Commissioners of Customs have elected to sue. 2d Count,—That on or about the __________ Day of ___________ in the Year __________, at ___________________ in the County of _______________, the said A. did carry, convey, or conceal, or was aiding, assisting, or concerned in the carrying, conveying, or concealing of 80 Pounds Weight or thereby of Tobacco, then and there liable to Forfeiture under the Act 16 & 17 Vict. Cap. 107. Sees. 209. 234. and 263. Contrary to the said Statute. Whereby the said A. has forfeited the Sum of £ ______, being Treble the Value of the said- Tobacco, for which the Commissioners of Customs have elected to sue.

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