Definition of SPEAKING DEMURRER,


SPEAKING DEMURRER,

equity pleading. One which contains an
argument in the body of it; as, for instance, when a demurrer says, "in or
about the year 1770," which is upwards of twenty years before the bill filed. 2
Ves. jr. 83; S. C. 4 Bro. C. C. 254.




Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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