A lawyer learned in the common law. Common opinion is good authority in law. Co. Litt. 186a; Bank of Utica v. Mersereau. 3 Barb. Ch. (N. Y.) 528, 577, 49 Am. Dec. 1S9. COMMON PLEAS. The name of a court of record having general original jurisdiction in civil suits.
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