Hundred court


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a court held for all the inhabitants of a hundred.
- Blackstone.

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According to legend the ancient local Hundred Court sat beneath its branches.
What the community did in the county court or the hundred court was to determine who should bear the onus in the application of the ordeal.
Thereafter, although the bishop or priest had sat in the county court and the hundred court in all previous times, from this decree onward the bishop was denied that privilege.
to having it decided by the community), as in the hundred courts and the county courts of those days.
Judges administered the Salic law of the Franks in these courts, and there was a kind of "manual of law and legal procedure for the use or guidance of free judges" of the Hundred Court.
Many of the hundred courts had fallen into private hands.
Four hundred court verdicts have been issued against Abu Jadael so far.
The next four chapters deal with the "American constitutional experiment in light of these first principles" by reviewing the state constitutions and the nearly two hundred court cases on religious liberty, including seven major decisions rendered since the book's first edition, up to Elk Grove Unified School District v.