Sentence Examples


  • This right and duty became a jurisdiction in all testamentary causes.
  • He had pledged himself to respect the testamentary disposition of Henry VIII.
  • C. 12 recites that the hearing of appeals was an usurpation by the pope and a grievous abuse, and proceeds to take away the appeal in matrimonial, testamentary and tithe causes, and to hinder by forbidding citation and process from Rome, all original hearings also.
  • Testamentary causes at first were subject to the concurrent jurisdiction of the spiritual and secular courts.
  • C. 12) takes away appeals to Rome in causes testamentary and matrimonial and in regard to right of tithes, oblations and obventions.