Barons of the exchequer

the judges of the Court of Exchequer, one of the three ancient courts of England, now abolished.
See under Baron.

See also: Baron, Exchequer

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For it was on that day that James I confronted "all the Judges of England and Barons of the Exchequer" with the claim that, since the judges were but his delegates, he could take any case he chose, remove it from the jurisdiction of the courts, and decide it in his royal person.