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Richard WestonA judge and politician who oversees the Maidstone Assizes of March 15, 1681. This includes the case of Anne Blundy. He sat in Parliament in 1660 and died in 1681.(135-137)MAIDSTONE ASSIZES, 15 MARCH 1681 Before Richard Weston, B, and Eldred Lancelot Lee, clerk of assize. [Assizes 35/12239] 691. Gaol Delivery Commission empowering Richard weston, B, Eldred Lancelot Lee, John Smyth and Thomas Lee, jun,. to deliver the gaol of Kent at Maidstone. Dated at Westminster 3 Feb. 1681, and signed by -- Barker, Chancery clerk. *** 709. Indictment of Anne Blundy alias Blundell of Strood, widow for murder by witchcraft. On 5 Feb. 1681 at Strood she bewitched Mary Griffin, daughter of John Griffin and Anne his wife, so that she languished until 7 Feb. and then died. [endorsed] Anne Griffin, Judith King, Mary F--ham, [one name lost]. True bill. Not guilty.()