Definition of HUE AND CRY


HUE AND CRY

Eng. law. A mode of pursuing felons, or such as have
dangerously wounded any person, or assaulted any one with intent to rob
him, by the constable, for the purpose of arresting the offender. 2 Hale,
P. C. 100.



Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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