Definition of WRIT OF ENTRY,


WRIT OF ENTRY,

practice. A writ requiring the sheriff to
command the tenant of land that he render to the demandant the
premises in question, or to appear in court on such a day to show
cause why he hath not done so. Co. Litt. 238. See 2 Pick. 473,
10 Pick. 359, 14 Mass. 20, 15 Mass. 305, 5 N. Hamp. R. 450, 6
N. Hamp. R. 555, 7 Pick. 36.


Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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