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  Henry Marten (regicide) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In parliament he spoke often and with effect, but he took no part in public life during the Protectorate, passing part of this time in prison, where he was placed on account of his debts.
Having sat among the restored members of the Long Parliament in 1659, Marten surrendered himself to the authorities as a regicide in June 1660, and with some others he was excepted from the Indemnity and Oblivion Act, but with a saving clause.
He behaved courageously at his trial, which took place in October 1660, but he was found guilty of taking part in the king's death.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Henry_Marten_(regicide)   (580 words)

 Guardian Unlimited | Columnists | In praise of regicide
Regicide is the rarest of all crimes, rarer than mutiny, piracy, treason and arson in her Majesty's shipyards, the last offences to carry the death penalty in Britain.
Some of the regicides - those who signed the death warrant - were executed after the Restoration, but the king's death marked a turning point, the end of the doctrine of divine right.
The trial of the Ethiopian regicides, which I attended when it opened in 1994, continues today in Addis Ababa; it is perhaps the last there will ever be.
www.guardian.co.uk /Columnists/Column/0,5673,247537,00.html   (801 words)

 Burke: Select Works of Edmund Burke, Vol. 3, Letters on a Regicide Peace, Letter I: Library of Economics and Liberty
The Republick of Regicide, with an annihilated revenue, with defaced manufactures, with a ruined commerce, with an uncultivated and half depopulated country, with a discontented, distressed, enslaved, and famished people, passing with a rapid, eccentrick, incalculable course from the wildest anarchy to the sternest despotism, has actually conquered the
Regicides we could by any selection of time, or use of means, obtain any thing at all deserving the name of peace.
On the part of the Regicides these declarations could not be entirely passed by without notice: but in that notice they discovered still more clearly the bottom of their character.
www.econlib.org /library/LFBooks/Burke/brkSWv3c1.html   (15353 words)

Members of Regicide that where available at short notice (to lazy to have a Job) will be appearing in the Hills Shire Times this week promoting our Glenorie gig.
No luck for Regicide on HYPE finals day, while playing well, our early slot found too many of you in bed for us to win the required points in the support category.
For those who like some beer with their Regicide (and its been awhile between drinks) we will be playing an 18+ show at The Empire in Annandale on the 2nd of October with The Resurrectors and Backy Skank (so I'm told).
members.optusnet.com.au /aecowley/regicide.html   (2593 words)

 Non Sequitur Music Publishing - Regicide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Regicide was written in early 1990 for the cellist David Eby.
Regicide is defined as the killing of a king.
The most important factors involved were the new science of astronomy (which revealed the time of the king's demise) and the new society of the city-state (which required Order to control people who were not used to stationary co-habitation).
www.nonsequiturmusic.com /regicide.htm   (107 words)

 Burke: Select Works of Edmund Burke, Vol. 3, Letters on a Regicide Peace, Front Matter: Library of Economics and Liberty
None but regicide sympathizers could really desire a regicide peace: the rest of the nation, if once roused to a full consideration of the question, and to a sense of its enormous moment, must be in favour of maintaining the war.
The Third Letter on a Regicide Peace was prepared for the press by the former; the Fourth, by the latter.
He was for executing a stern vengeance on the regicides who had sat in the Convention: on those who had composed the Revolutionary Tribunal: on those who should be proved to have taken a leading part in acts of sacrilege: on all the leaders of the Jacobin Clubs.
www.econlib.org /library/LFBooks/Burke/brkSWv3c0.html   (17561 words)

 ‘Records Are Remorseless As Regards Theory’
Undoubtedly the Edward Wale of Maryland was of the family of Edward Whalley, the regicide, and most probably he was his son (as has already been suggested...).
The fault, then, of the Robins Narrative would be that of confusing two generations, of losing sight of the father in 1664, and of confusing him with the son in 1678; a not unnatural mistake after the lapse of a century.
It would be safer to say that Edward Wale, of Maryland, was a near relative, presumably a son of the Regicide, and that we know nothing certainly of the latter after the date of Goffe’s letter in 1674.
www.smokykin.com /regicide.htm   (2272 words)

 OpinionJournal - Citizen of the World
Of course, to the Nepalese, who regard their kings as incarnations of the Hindu god Vishnu, regicide is the ultimate transgression.
And when the killer of the king is the king's own son--raised, and deified already, as an avatar-in-waiting--the violation of the natural order is so immense as to call to mind a Himalayan version of "King Lear"--save that here, in taking his own life, Dipendra revealed a tragic fragility behind his murderous intent.
Regicide is committed for strategic or political reasons.
www.opinionjournal.com /columnists/tvaradarajan/?id=95000575   (1010 words)

 Jesuits and Regicide
Truly regicide could not be taught by clearer words, and the Parliament of Paris was so horrified thereat, that it caused the book to be at once burned by the hand of the executioner, on the 16th of June 1614.
Lastly, in the middle of the cupola is to be seen the Holy Ignatius, surrounded by a halo of glory, and launching great pillars of fire on all the four quarters of the globe, as if desirous of putting all lands of the earth in flames.
Seventy-two of the Theologians of the Jesuits have taught regicide.
jmgainor.homestead.com /files/PU/MDPC/LA/jr.htm   (3165 words)

 Charles I
One may argue that this inconceivable act, the execution of the legal sovereign, was merely the result of the convulsions of the Civil War, that nobody really desired the death of the king and that his execution can be included among those "moments of madness" that seem to characterise every revolutionary moment.
It is however doubtful that the regicides acted on a momentary impulse and that they didn’t realise the implications of their action.
The appearance of legality for which the regicides strove hardly could not, in any of these cases, change the profoundly illegal character of their act.
erasmus.ong.ro /articol02.htm   (5253 words)

 Regicide - History Forum
The wiser ones realised that it was a bad example to set for their own subordinates and hence some did it secretly, or at least, after deposing the former ruler and formally crowning himself as the new ruler.
Regicide is a the deliberate killing of a king by one of his subjects.
Regicide is "Treason Against the Crown", however you put it.
www.simaqianstudio.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=2358   (776 words)

 The Regicides
A special court was appointed in October 1660 and the surviving Regicides were brought to trial.
The last survivor of the regicides was probably Edmund Ludlow, who died at Vevey, Switzerland, in 1692.
In addition to the surviving signatories of the King's death warrant, others prosecuted for their association with the regicide included officials of the High Court of Justice and army officers who had supervised arrangements at the trial and execution itself.
www.british-civil-wars.co.uk /biog/regicides.htm   (346 words)

 New Page 1
Besides that, I do not think that Regicide is a classical metal band, but it is not classical rock band either.
But some parts of our music could make it a little harder for Regicide to become mainstream, because some of the songs are nearly conceptional and not as easy to listen to.
As already mentioned, in the beginning Regicide was just a studio project, where we recorded a CD called “Travelling Minds”.
metaltoinfinity.00freehost.com /InterviewREGICIDE.html   (1300 words)

 RPGnet: Review of Regicide
Regicide is a set of rules for use with a standard deck of playing cards.
Regicide is a card game unto itself in which many similarities can be seen to existing card games, but the rules are such that it does not appear be derivative of any single game.
By comparison Regicide is a bit thin, or unencumbered if you prefer, and doesn’t suffer from dated grammar.
www.rpg.net /reviews/archive/10/10305.phtml   (1035 words)

 Trafford Publishing: Descendant of a Regicide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
King Killers (Regicides): these are the people who signed the death warrant for King Charles I. Three of the Regicides escaped to America.
A Regicide is a Latin word for King-Killer, the name given to those judges responsible for the trial and execution of King Charles I in 1649.
The Regicides or King-killers as they were called, were after awhile, closely hunted, but the authorities and people of New England effectually concealed them from their enemies for years.
www.trafford.com /04-2518   (762 words)

 Dunn, S.: The Deaths of Louis XVI: Regicide and the French Political Imagination.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Nineteenth-century historians considered it an alarming miscalculation, a symbol of the Terror and the moral bankruptcy of the Revolution.
She examines how thinkers on the right and left repudiated regicide and terror, while articulating a compassionate, humanitarian vision, which became the moral basis for the modern French nation.
Their credo of fraternity and unity, however, strangely depoliticized this supremely political act of regicide.
www.pupress.princeton.edu /titles/5483.html   (265 words)

 purevolume™ | REGICIDE (LA)
Regicide is interested in doing shows with any bands in the local area.
All songs, lyrics and pictures © 2005 REGICIDE (LA).
www.purevolume.com /regicidela   (148 words)

 Burke, Letters on a Regicide Peace (Select Works vol. 3) ToC: The Online Library of Liberty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Nothing remains but the clear vision, the unimpaired judgment, the stern penetration which fact and reason alone survive, and the large conception which appears, to any other mind becoming for the first time familiar with it, almost a revelation.
Utterly wrong were those contemporary critics, chiefly among the Foxite Whigs, who saw in the “Reflections” the beginnings of a distorted view of things which in the “Regicide Peace” letters culminated and amounted to lunacy.
The Republick of Regicide, with an annihilated revenue, with defaced manufactures, with a ruined commerce, with an uncultivated and half depopulated country, with a discontented, distressed, enslaved, and famished people, passing with a rapid, eccentrick, incalculable course from the wildest anarch
oll.libertyfund.org /Home3/HTML.php?recordID=0005.03   (19540 words)

REGICIDE, UNDERTOW Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival - Dec. 21, 2005
REGICIDE and UNDERTOW are the latest confirmed bands for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 17-19, 2006 in the Ostalbkreis district in Germany.
The accuracy of the information contained herein is neither confirmed nor guaranteed by Roadrunner Records, and the views and opinions of authors expressed on these pages do not necessarily state or reflect those of Roadrunner Records or its employees.
www.roadrunnerrecords.com /blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=45922   (236 words)

 REGICIDE | Rockdetector   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
REGICIDE's first product was the 1987 demo 'Never Surrender'.
REGICIDE teamed up with XANDRIA and VISIONS OF ATLANTIS for the February 2006 'Romantic Darkness' German tour.
www.rockdetector.com /artist,7306.sm   (104 words)

 [ [ | Regicide: A Shrine Devoted to Tortall's Adversaries | ] ]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Regicide: A Shrine Devoted to Tortall's Adversaries
Sure, the good guys have gods on their side, lady knights, and a woman who can commune with animals, but WE'VE got the disloyal opposition!
This website was created in honor of the villains in Tamora Pierce's Tortallan universe.
regicide.rattlethestars.net   (47 words)

 Regicide at Marseille
A survey of the background of the Marseille regicide, a composite of crime and heroism, leaves no doubt as to the inability of the Peace-Makers to create stable conditions in the Balkans, conducive to lasting peace.
Due to collusion between Laval and the Little Entente, Hungary was persecuted, not because of the Marseille regicide, of which she was not guilty, but because of her policy - admittedly aimed at the revision of the Trianon Treaty - which policy, according to the Covenant, she was fully entitled to pursue.
One month later, when the Marseille regicide came up in the League, his subservience to French policy made him completely forget the good start we had made toward a better Danubian understanding.
www.hungarian-history.hu /lib/eckh/eckh05.htm   (7078 words)

 Clowning Glory: First Regicide; Now Maoist Suicide in Nepal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
King Birendra and Queen Aishwarya refused to consent to the union, so Prince Dipendra killed his parents in a shooting spree that left the King, the Queen, his sister and younger brother, as well as five other members of the royal family dead.
In a single evening Dipendra committed regicide, deicide, patricide, matricide, fratricide, multiple-homicide and suicide -- an atrocity worthy of the Vedas.
Indeed, since the international press long ago tired of the bizarre novelty of a homicidal playboy prince, it appears the answer is...
clowningglory.typepad.com /blog/2004/05/patricide_regic.html   (539 words)

 Internet Archive: Details: Saluki Regicide - Dematerialized [wh001]
Saluki Regicide's first album of soundtracks for weird dreams, these peculiar sonic paintings are less music than opiate science fiction.
The work of Saluki Regicide is a transmission from one synaesthetic consciousness to another.
Simultaneously dark and witty, it engages your mind and leads it to some very strange places.
www.archive.org /details/wh001   (230 words)

REGICIDE Confirmed For Germany's ROCK HARD FESTIVAL - Jan. 26, 2005
German gothic metal band REGICIDE have been confirmed for the Rock Hard Festival, set to take place May 13-15 at Amphitheater in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.
The complete list of bands currently scheduled to perform at the festival is as follows:
www.roadrunnerrecords.com /blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=32047   (140 words)

 Regicide and Republic - Cambridge University Press
Topics examined include: the nature of the early modern regime, James VI and I, Charles I, the Civil War, the interregnum, religious conflict, society and the economy.
Regicide and Republic is part of the Cambridge Perspectives in History series.
The book matches the requirements of the OCR examination specifications.
www.cambridge.org /catalogue/catalogue.asp?ISBN=0521589886   (189 words)

 Col. Daniel Axtell, Regicide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Axtell was the brother of the English-American Axtells' direct ancestor, Thomas Axtell of Sudbury, Massachusetts (so he's "Uncle Dan" to us).
Thirteen officials were executed as regicides in 1660 and 1662 for their parts in the trial and execution of King Charles I. This picture appears in the 1945 Axtell Genealogy and the "Axtell Tercentenary, 1643-1943".
A Cavalier Ballad from 1661 that mentions Col. Daniel and the other regicides
www.axtellfamily.org /axfamous/regicide   (181 words)

 Netlabel: wh012 Saluki Regicide - Mirage Emigrants
Mirage Emigrants is the third collection by Saluki Regicide, and the sixth release overall.
Saluki Regicide continues to surprise and delight listeners with strange visionary abstractions in sound.
Dark, at times nostalgic, these compositions manage somehow to be simultaneously warm and alien.
www.webbedhandrecords.com /wh012.html   (122 words)

 Legal Definition of Regicide
The 'Lectric Law Library's Lexicon On * Regicide *
REGICIDE - The killing of a king, aud, by extension, of a queen.
Close it when you're done and you may be back here.)
www.lectlaw.com /def2/q124.htm   (43 words)

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