First Act of the Territorial Legislature, 1822

From: Acts of the Territorial Legislature and Acts of the Legislature, 1822-Present, Series S222

First Act of the Territorial Legislature, 1822

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Judge appointed in West Florida, to hold four terms in each year,
in Pensacola, and two terms at the Big Spring, on the Chipola, and the
Judge in East Florida, to hold four terms in St. Augustine-and at
Jacksonville near the Cowford on St. John's river, two terms-to com
mence at Pensacola on the first Mondays of September, December,
March and June, and at the Big Spring, on the Chipola, in Jackson
County, on the third Mondays of October and April-and at St. Augustine
on the first Mondays in December, February, May and August-and
at Jacksonville near the Cowford, on the first Mondays in March
and November.

13. Be it further enacted, that, the said Inferior Courts shall
have criminal jurisdiction, over all offences, against the Territory, in the
Counties of Jackson and Duval-and that whenever any question of