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ACTIO JUDICATI Definition & Legal Meaning

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An action instituted, after four months had elapsed after the rendition of judgment, in which the judge issued his warrant to seize, first, the movables, which were sold within eight days afterwards; and then the immovables, which were delivered in pledge to the creditors, or put under the care of a curator, and if, at the end of two mouths, the debt was not paid, the land was sold. Dig. 42, 1; Code, 8. 34.

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