Matthew Baillie Begbie

It's murder most foul! String up the miscreant! ...Shit. Judge is weeks away. It's the third day of BC Week, so let our topic be the saddle sore legs of the law: Matthew Baillie Begbie, the so-called 'Hanging Judge.' Begbie was born an army brat on the high seas in 1819. His family arrived in … Continue reading Matthew Baillie Begbie