mainour

stolen goods discovered on thief
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Mainour

The thing stolen found in the hands of the thief who has stolen it; hence when a man is found with property which he has stolen, he is said to be taken with the mainour, that is, it is found in his hands.Formerly there was a distinction made between a larceny, when the thing stolen was found in the hands of the criminal, and when the proof depended...
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