Municipal Elections and how to Fight Them

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Vacher & Sons, 1909 - 159 oldal

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121. oldal - ... any meat, drink, entertainment, or provision to or for any person for the purpose of corruptly influencing that person or any other person to give or refrain from giving his vote at the election, or on account of such person or any other person having voted or refrained from voting, or being about to vote or refrain from voting at such election, shall be guilty of treating.
145. oldal - That such act or omission arose from inadvertence or from accidental miscalculation or from some other reasonable cause of a like nature, and in any case did not arise from any want of good faith...
129. oldal - No payment or contract for payment shall, for the purpose of promoting or procuring the election of a candidate...
118. oldal - Election: 5. Every Person who shall advance or pay, or cause to be paid, any Money to or to the Use of any other Person with the Intent that such Money or any Part thereof shall be expended in Bribery at any Election...
129. oldal - Act and not otherwise ; and, subject to such exception as may be allowed in pursuance of this Act, an election agent who makes a payment in contravention of this provision shall be guilty of an illegal practice.
85. oldal - ... report that the candidate has proved to the court — (a) That no corrupt or illegal practice was committed at such election by the candidate or his election agent...
138. oldal - No person shall, for the purpose of promoting or procuring the election of a candidate at any election, be engaged or employed for payment or promise of payment for any purpose or in any capacity whatever, except for any purposes or capacities mentioned in the first or second parts of the First Schedule to this Act...
119. oldal - Every voter who shall, before or during any election, directly or indirectly, by himself or by any other person on his behalf, receive, agree, or contract for any money, gift, loan, or valuable consideration, office, place, or employment, for himself or for any other person, for voting or agreeing to vote, or for refraining or agreeing to refrain from voting at any election...
85. oldal - That the offences mentioned in the said report were of a trivial, unimportant, and limited character ; and (d) That in all other respects the election was free from any corrupt or illegal practice on the part of such candidate and of his agents...
118. oldal - ... any person in order to induce such person to procure or endeavor to procure the election of any person, or the vote of any voter at any election. 4. To procure or engage, promise or endeavor to procure, in consequence of any such gift...

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