Definition of INFRA CORPUS COMITATUS


INFRA CORPUS COMITATUS

Within the body of the countt.

2. The common law courts have jurisdiction infra corpus
comitatus; the admiralty, on the contrary, has no such
jurisdiction, unless, indeed, the tide water may extend within such
county. 5 Howard s U. S. Rep. 441, 451.

Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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