What is STEAL?

This term is commonly used In indictments for larceny, (“take, steal, and carry away,”) and denotes the commission of theft. But, in popular usage, “stealing” seems to be a wider term than “larceny,” inasmuch as it may include the unlawful ap- propriation of things which are not technically the subject of larceny, e. ft., immovables. See Randall v. Evening News Ass’n, 101 Mich. 501, 00 N. W. 301; People v. Du- mar, 42 Ilun (N. Y.) 85; Com. v. ICelley, 1S4 Mass. 320, 08 N. E. 340; Holmes v. Gil- man. 04 Hun, 227, 19 N. Y. Supp. 151; Dun- nell v. Fiske, 11 Mete. (Mass.) 554; Barnhart v. State, 154 Ind. 177, 50 N. E. 212.

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