New Hampshire rule New Hamp·shire rule (nōō’ hāmp’shər, -shēr’, hām’-, nyōō’)
An 1871 U.S. rule used as a test of criminal responsibility and stating that criminal intent is not involved if the criminal act was due to insanity.
noun 1. a town in SW Indiana: socialistic community established by Robert Owen 1825. noun 1. a village in SW Indiana, on the Wabash River: scene of two experimental cooperative communities, the first founded in 1815 by George Rapp, a German religious leader, and the second by Robert Owen in 1825
/ˈnjuːˌheɪvən/ noun 1. a ferry port and resort on the S coast of England, in East Sussex. Pop: 12 276 (2001)
noun 1. a seaport in S Connecticut, on Long Island Sound. noun 1. an industrial city and port in S Connecticut, on Long Island Sound: settled in 1638 by English Puritans, who established it as a colony in 1643; seat of Yale University (1701). Pop: 124 512 (2003 est) City in southern Connecticut. Note: Location […]
noun, American History. 1. a settlement founded in 1638 by John Davenport and Theophilus Eaton at Quinnipiac (now New Haven, Conn.).