Coram rege

Lit. 'in the presence of the king, the king's bench'. This court travelled with the king wherever he went; it tried cases involving magnates and those entitled to a hearing before the reigning monarch. It was precursor of the high courts which deal with common law. -

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  • coram rege — (Latin: In the presence of the king himself.) Dictionary from West s Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005. coram rege [Latin, In the presence of the king himself.] …   Law dictionary

  • coram rege — In the presence of the king. For at first the words nisi per legate judicium parium (unless by the lawful judgment of his peers) had no reference to a jury: they applied only to the pares regni (the peers of the realm), who were the… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • capitalis justiciarius ad placita coram rege tenenda — /kaepateybs jastishiyeriyas aed plaesata koram riyjiy tanenda/ Chief justice for holding pleas before the king. The title of the chief justice of the king s bench, first assumed in the latter part of the reign of Henry III …   Black's law dictionary

  • querela coram rege a concilio discutienda et terminanda — /kwariyla koram riyjiy ey kansil(i)yow daskashiyenda et tarmanaenda/ A writ by which one is called to justify a complaint of a trespass made to the king himself, before the king and his council …   Black's law dictionary

  • Coram publico — Lateinische Phrasen   A B C D E F G H I L M N O P …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • coram domino rege — /kōˈram domˈi nō rēˈjē or rāˈge/ Before our lord the king • • • Main Entry: ↑coram …   Useful english dictionary

  • coram — /kōˈram/ (Latin) preposition 1. Before 2. In the presence of coram domino rege /kōˈram domˈi nō rēˈjē or rāˈge/ Before our lord the king coram nobis /nōˈbis or bēs/ Before us (ie the monarch), in our presence coram paribus /parˈi bəs or pärˈi… …   Useful english dictionary

  • coram domino rege — /koram domanow riyjiy/ Before our lord the king. Coram domino rege ubicumque tune fuerit Anglios, before our lord the king wherever he shall then be in England …   Black's law dictionary

  • coram domino rege ubicumque tune fuerit Anglios — before our lord the king wherever he shall then be in England …   Black's law dictionary

  • coram ipso rege — /koram ipsow riyjiy/ Before the king himself. The old name of the court of king s bench, which was originally held before the king in person. 3 Bl.Comm. 41 …   Black's law dictionary

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