Definition of CALLING THE PLAINTIFF


CALLING THE PLAINTIFF

practice. When a plaintiff perceives that
he has not given evidence to maintain his issue, and intends to become nonsuited,
he withdraws himself, when the cryer is ordered to call the plaintiff, and
on his failing to appear, he becomes nonsuited. 3 Bl. Com. 376.

Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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