30 relations: Adultery, Anthony Trollope, Barrister, Bohemianism, Charles Dickens, Counsel, Cross-examination, Edward VII, Essex, Franz Müller, Gaekwad dynasty, Harriet Mordaunt, Hertfordshire, John Humffreys Parry, London Borough of Camden, Margate, Perjury, Plaintiff, Queen Victoria, Serjeant-at-law, Sir Charles Mordaunt, 10th Baronet, St Paul's School, London, Subpoena, Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1873, Surrey, Sussex, Tichborne case, Tottenham Court Road, Vadodara, William Makepeace Thackeray.
Adultery (from Latin adulterium) is extramarital sex that is considered objectionable on social, religious, moral, or legal grounds.
Anthony Trollope (24 April 1815 – 6 December 1882) was an English novelist of the Victorian era.
A barrister (also known as barrister-at-law or bar-at-law) is a type of lawyer in common law jurisdictions.
Bohemianism is the practice of an unconventional lifestyle, often in the company of like-minded people and with few permanent ties.
Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic.
A counsel or a counsellor at law is a person who gives advice and deals with various issues, particularly in legal matters.
In law, cross-examination is the interrogation of a witness called by one's opponent.
Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death in 1910.
Essex is a county in the East of England.
Franz Müller (31 October 1840 – 14 November 1864), was a German tailor who was hanged for the murder of Thomas Briggs, the first killing on a British train.
The Gaekwad or Gaikwad (once rendered as Guicowar, also given (incorrectly) as Gaekwar) (गायकवाड Gāyǎkǎvāḍǎ) are a Hindu Maratha clan.
Harriet Sarah, Lady Mordaunt (born Moncreiffe; 7 February 1848 – 9 May 1906) was the Scottish wife of an English baronet and Member of Parliament, Sir Charles Mordaunt.
Hertfordshire (often abbreviated Herts) is a county in southern England, bordered by Bedfordshire to the north, Cambridgeshire to the north-east, Essex to the east, Buckinghamshire to the west and Greater London to the south.
John Humffreys Parry (1816–1880) was an English barrister, who became serjeant-at-law.
The London Borough of Camden is a borough in north west London, and forms part of Inner London.
Margate is a seaside town in the district of Thanet in Kent, England.
Perjury is the intentional act of swearing a false oath or falsifying an affirmation to tell the truth, whether spoken or in writing, concerning matters a generation material to an official proceeding.
A plaintiff (Π in legal shorthand) is the party who initiates a lawsuit (also known as an action) before a court.
Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.
A Serjeant-at-Law (SL), commonly known simply as a Serjeant, was a member of an order of barristers at the English bar.
Sir Charles Mordaunt, 10th Baronet (28 April 1836 – 15 October 1897) was a wealthy English country gentleman, a Conservative Member of Parliament for South Warwickshire (1859–1868) and High Sheriff of Warwickshire in 1879.
St Paul's School is a selective independent school for boys aged 13–18, founded in 1509 by John Colet and located on a 43-acre (180,000m2) site by the River Thames, in Barnes, London.
A subpoena (also subpœna) or witness summons is a writ issued by a government agency, most often a court, to compel testimony by a witness or production of evidence under a penalty for failure.
The Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1873 (sometimes known as the Judicature Act 1873) was an act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom in 1873.
Surrey is a county in South East England, and one of the home counties.
Sussex, from the Old English Sūþsēaxe (South Saxons), is a historic county in South East England corresponding roughly in area to the ancient Kingdom of Sussex.
The Tichborne case was a legal cause célèbre that captivated Victorian England in the 1860s and 1870s.
Tottenham Court Road (occasionally abbreviated as TCR) is a major road in the Fitzrovia district of Central London, running from St Giles Circus to Euston Road.
Vadodara (formerly known as Baroda) is the third-largest.
William Makepeace Thackeray (18 July 1811 – 24 December 1863) was a British novelist and author.