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6. Write an account of Hasting's administration from Francis' departure
in 1780. For what special transactions was he subsequently im
peached ? 7. Write some accouut of Aliverdi Khan, Morari Rao, and Sir D.
Ochterlony. 8. Give a geographical account of the principal states of Rajputana.
What was their political condition at the death of Aurangzib ?
Compare their condition in 1807 and 1817. '9: If a straight line be drawn from Madras to Lahore, over what rivers
will it pass ? Name them in order. 10. Name in order the principal towns on the western coast of India.
[Time, 3 hours.] 1. Give the general rules for the interpretation of Statutes. 2. How are Colonies or Dependencies classified with reference to their
mode of government ? In each class, what are the powers of the
Crown? 3. Give an account of
a. The writ of Habeas Corpus.
b. The Habeas Corpus Act. And state what is the effect of a suspension of the Act, and where,
according to Blackstone, the power of suspending it resides. 4. What powers exercised by the executive government are derived from the prerogative of the Crown, as
a. The “ fountain of honour, office, and privilege,”
6. The " arbiter of commerce"? 5. State briefly
a. The principles on which, according to Blackstone and to
Bentham, taxation is justified ;
a sacri. fice of security to security”? 6. “ That “laws emanate from superiors' is an indentical proposition.”
Prove this, by defining the terms “ law” and “superior." What
is an “imperfect law”? 7. Define sanction ” according to Austin, and according to Bentham.
What use does Bentham make of his classification of sanctions ?
8. What does Blackstone enumerate as
a. Primary rights of Englishmen;
b. Auxiliary, or subordinate rights ? Explain from Austin and Bentham the meaning of the word
"right" in these phrases. 9. What meanings have been borne by the phrase "natural law”?
Illustrate your answers from the Institutes, Blackstone, Austin, and
a. Jus in rem ;
d. Jus ad rem.