THE NEWGATE CALENDAR

Utterers of Blasphemy and Sedition

JOHN MATTHEWS
Executed for High Treason in Printing a Jacobite Pamphlet

WILLIAM WINTERBOTTOM
A Dissenting Preacher, Fined and Imprisoned for Preaching Seditious Sermons

JOHN WHITMORE AND JEREMIAH DAWES
Of the University of Oxford. Convicted and punished for Sedition, 28th of November, 1748

PETER ANNET
Convicted and pilloried for Blaspheming, in Michaelmas Term, 1762

JOHN WILKES, ESQ., M.P.
Whose arrest and conviction for writing seditious and blasphemous pamphlets led to riots in London in 1768.

JOHN AND LEIGH HUNT
Imprisoned for a Libel on His Royal Highness the Prince Regent

SIR FRANCIS BURDETT
Fined Two Thousand Pounds at the Leicester Assizes, 23rd of March, 1820, and sent to Prison for Three Months for a Seditious Libel

HENRY HUNT
A Speaker at the Peterloo Massacre,

THE REV. J. E. STEVENS.
Convicted of Sedition.

FEARGUS O'CONNOR, ESQ.
Convicted of the Publication of a Seditious Libel.

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