What is DISTRESS INFINITE?

One that has no bounds with regard to its quantity, and may he repeatedfrom time to time, until the stubbornness of the party is conquered. Such aredistresses for fealty or suit of court, and for compelling jurors to attend. 3 Bl. Comm. 231.

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