Definition of SPECIAL PLEADING.


SPECIAL PLEADING.

The allegartion of special or new matter, as
distinguished from a direct denial of matter previously alleged on the opposite
side. Gould on Pl. c. 1, s. 18; Co. Litt. 282; 3 Wheat. R. 246 Com. Dig.
Pleader, E 15.




Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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