Six of them, who denied the authority of the privy-council, were indicted for high treason.
His actions are his privy-council, wherein no man must partake beside.
In 1678, he was of the privy-council to his majesty, and a gentleman of the bed-chamber.
The affair was referred to the lords of the privy-council of England.
He conferred about half an hour in private with the queen, and next morning assisted at a committee of the privy-council.
These are extracts from the proceedings of the privy-council.
Appeals were to be made to the privy-council in the first instance, and from thence to the house of lords.
The reasons which he had assigned for his conduct in Ireland appeared to have satisfied the privy-council and mollified the queen.
A privy-council was summoned; and in a few days that nobleman returned to Holland.
On examination before the privy-council, it immediately appeared that she was insane.