“But Daddyyy ….!”

On July 28, 1819:

English: Richard John Uniacke Source: Archives...

Richard John Uniacke was tried for murder as the result of a duel. He was led into court by his father who was Attorney-General of Nova Scotia.

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    • I suppose it was at one time .. I’m glad it isn’t any more though … can you just imagine? Someone could shoot someone and then say it was a mutual duel, even if it wasn’t! Still, I’m not sure when it was taken off the books … G’Day, P! 🙂

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