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  • It was strange how quickly the trials and fears of the day could be put on the back burner with a couple of swigs of amber liquid.
  • He was one of the commissioners for conducting the trials of the regicides, but was himself vehemently "fallen upon" by Prynne for having acted with Cromwell.
  • The political trials over which he presided, although they gave rise to numerous accusations against him, were conducted with singular fairness and propriety.
  • The third and fourth oecumenical synods (Ephesus, 43 1; Chalcedon, 451) were primarily tribunals for the trials of Nestorius and Dioscorus; it was secondarily that they became organs of the universal episcopate for the definition of the faith, or legislative assemblies for the enactment of canons.
  • II., appeals to Rome and original trials by papal delegates did go on, perhaps with the king's licence; for the statute 24 Hen.
 

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