Chartis reddendis

A chartis reddendis was an ancient writ, which lays against one who had charters of feoffment entrusted to his keeping, and who refused to deliver them to the owner.

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  •  This article incorporates content from the 1728 Cyclopaedia, a publication in the public domain.
  • Bouvier's Law Dictionary. Revised 6th Ed. 1856.

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  • chartis reddendis — /kartss rsdendas/ (For returning the charters.) An ancient writ which lay against one who had charters of feoffment intrusted to his keeping and refused to deliver them …   Black's law dictionary

  • chartis reddendis — A writ to secure the return of deeds …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Ayel — In law, ayel, also known as ayle, aiel, or de avo, is a writ where a grandfather, being seized on his demesne on the day of his death, a stranger enters the same day, and dispossesses the rightful heir, the grandchild. The writ allowed the… …   Wikipedia

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