theft bote

theft bote
The common law offense of an owner in receiving the property from one who took it by theft, under an agreement not to prosecute or to prosecute but in a fainthearted manner. State v Hodge, 142 NC 665, 55 SE 626.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • theft-bote — theftˈboot or theftˈ bote noun Illegal compounding of a theft • • • Main Entry: ↑theft …   Useful english dictionary

  • theft-bote est emenda furti capta, sine consideratione curias domini regis — /0eftbowt est amends fartay kaepta, sayniy kansidareyshiyowniy kyuriyiy domanay riyjas/ Theft bote is the paying money to have goods stolen returned, without having any respect for the court of the king …   Black's law dictionary

  • bote — bote; fire·bote; hedge·bote; maeg·bote; man·bote; theft·bote; had·bote; mag·bote; pa·pa·bote; …   English syllables

  • theft — theft; theft·bote; …   English syllables

  • theft — A popular name for larceny. The act of stealing. The taking of property without the owner s consent. People v. Sims, 29 Ill.App.3d 815, 331 N.E.2d 178, 179. The fraudulent taking of personal property belonging to another, from his possession, or… …   Black's law dictionary

  • theftbote — theft·bote …   English syllables

  • theftboot — theftˈboot or theftˈ bote noun Illegal compounding of a theft • • • Main Entry: ↑theft …   Useful english dictionary

  • Theftbote — Theft bote , n. [Theft + bote compensation.] (Law) The receiving of a man s goods again from a thief, or a compensation for them, by way of composition, with the intent that the thief shall escape punishment. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • theftbote — ˈtheftˌbōt noun ( s) Etymology: alteration of thefbote, from Middle English, from thef thief + bote compensation more at thief, boot (help) old Eng & Scots law : the offense of agreeing to receive stolen goods or …   Useful english dictionary

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