What is DE PEEGIIS ACQUIETANDIS?

Writ for acquitting or releasing pledges. A writ that lay for a surety, against him for whom he
had become surety for the payment of a certain sum of money at a certain day. where
the latter had not paid the money at the appointed day, and the surety was compelled
to pay it. Reg. Orig. 158; Fitzh. Nat. Brev. 137, C; 3 Reeve, Eng. Law, 65.

More On This Topic



Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of DE PEEGIIS ACQUIETANDIS helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary