clericale privilegium

Benefit of clergy.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • clericale privilegium — /klehrakeyliy privaliyjiyam/ In old English law, the clerical privilege; the privilege or benefit of clergy …   Black's law dictionary

  • privilegium clericale — /privaliyj(iy)am klehrakeyliy/ The benefit of clergy (q.v.) …   Black's law dictionary

  • privilegium clericale — The clerical privilege, benefit of clergy. See 3 Bl Comm 365 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Benefit of clergy — In English law, the benefit of clergy (Law Latin Privilegium clericale) was originally a provision by which clergymen could claim that they were outside the jurisdiction of the secular courts and be tried instead in an ecclesiastical court under… …   Wikipedia

  • Arrest of judgment — (engl., spr. Ärrest of dschodschment), Hinderung des Urtels. Dieses dem Englischen Rechte eigenthümliche Verfahren ist a) im Civilprocesse dem Gegner nach Schluß des Beweisverfahrens u. nach dem über das Thatsächliche des Rechtsstreits bereits… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • clergyable — In old English law, allowing of, or entitled to, the benefit of clergy (privilegium clericale). Used of persons or crimes. 4 Bl.Comm. 371. See benefit of clergy …   Black's law dictionary

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