What is DE CURIA CLAUDENDA?

An obsolete writ, to require a defendant to fence in his court or land about his house, where it was left open to the injury of his neighbor’s freehold. 1 Crabb, Real Prop. 314; Rust v. Low, 6 Mass. 90.

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