Rex v. Sullens
Court for Crown Cases Reserved
168 Eng. Rep. 1212 (1826)
Thomas and George Nevill sent Mr. Sullens (defendant) to get change for a promissory note, valued at five pounds. Sullens exchanged the note for silver, but never gave the silver to the Nevills. Sullens was charged with stealing both the promissory note and the silver. He was only found guilty of stealing the silver. His conviction was challenged.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (No judge in casebook excerpt)
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