Sentence Examples


  • The appellant may, however, request that bishop to send priests from his side to sit with the synod of appeal.
  • In the regular course of those appeals an appellant could not leap the intermediate stages; but he could at any stage go to this final appeal, omisso medio, as it was technically called (see de appell.
  • He joined the lords appellant in their opposition to the king and his ministers, and was in power with them 1388-1389; treacherously arrested by Richard in 1397, he was imprisoned in the Tower of London (the Beauchamp Tower being called after him), but liberated by Henry IV.
  • Then followed the constitutional revolution of the lords appellant in 1388.
  • Mr. Justice Turner dismissed the appellant's case on all counts.

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