Definition of Nonprosses
1. nonpros [v] - See also: nonpros
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Literary usage of Nonprosses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Exchequer and by Robert Philip Tyrwhitt, Great Britain Court of Exchequer, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber (1834)
"If a defendant nonprosses his own writ of error, it must be on payment of costs. Wilkinson v. Matin. H. 1833. 255 A charge for a good jury on an inquiry is ..."
2. The Practice of the Courts of King's Bench and Common Pleas, in Personal by William Tidd, Francis Joseph Troubat, Asa Israel Fish, Great Britain Court of Common Pleas, Great Britain Court of Exchequer, Great Britain Court of King's Bench (1856)
"... as the first is ;(k) as •where the plaintiff in error marries,(Z) or nonprosses his own writ of error ;(m) and execution may be sued out in these cases, ..."
3. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the King's Bench Practice Court by Great Britain Court of Common Pleas, Great Britain Court of Exchequer, Great Britain Bail Court, Alfred Septimus Dowling (1835)
"If a defendant nonprosses a plaintiff in a particular action, he cannot afterwards plead its pendency in answer to an action for the same cause in another ..."
4. The New Instructor Clericalis: Stating the Authority, Jurisdiction, and by John Impey (1818)
"If the writ be joint, and the appearance several, the J^6 writ 1is defendant cannot sign several nonprosses. Comyn, 74. ..."