Bill of pains and penalties

Definition of Bill of pains and penalties

a special act of a legislature which inflicts a punishment less than death upon persons supposed to be guilty of treason or felony, without any conviction in the ordinary course of judicial proceedings.
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See under Bill.

See also: Bill pain Penalty

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