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Penalty for Murder
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.2213  Friday, 1 December 2000

From:           David Siar <
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Date:           Thursday, 30 Nov 2000 16:37:05 -0600
Subject:        Penalty for Murder

A colleague of mine who is teaching _Othello_ was wondering what
punishment someone living in early Jacobean England might expect to
receive for murdering his adulterous wife.  Any help appreciated.

David Siar

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