replevin


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replevin

A type of lawsuit to recover personal property, such as when a landlord takes possession of leased property due to a default and refuses to return personal property located on the premises.

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law on replevin, but Judge Cudahy in his concurrence urged that the
The events Margaret describes here all feature her as the principal agent: it was she who refused to accept Pynchemore's replevin until his claims had been investigated and concrete evidence discovered; she who sent a delegate with Pynchemore to discover ff the cattle were indeed removed from the Duchy's fee; and she who instructs her men to return the cattle.
For example, to secure enforcement of an agreement, the plaintiff would obtain a writ of covenant; to collect a certain sum of money earlier lent the defendant, the plaintiff would bring an action of debt; to recover personal property or chattels illegally taken, the plaintiff would apply for a writ of replevin.
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Law schools are notorious for churning out graduates who can tell you the difference between replevin and res judicata but know precious little about applying those legal principles to real-world cases.
431 (1839) (arguing, in a federal court replevin action, that a statute
The Governor then suggested that having trespass determined by a court would be a better system, and specified procedures for impounding and replevin.
The court cannot hear disputes regarding the title to land (including Builders' Liens), the validity of wills, or those 8 arising from malicious prosecution, false imprisonment, defamation, criminal conversion, breach of promise of marriage, or in replevin (which deals with the return of goods).
A judgment of foreclosure of the manager's liens was also entered, and a writ of replevin was authorized.
Form 24 FOR COMES NOW the Plaintiff, above-named, by and through its attorneys of record, and moves this Honorable Court issue a Writ of Assistance to the Sheriff of the County of , State of Colorado, enabling the Sheriff to call to his aid the powers of his County, in accordance with Rule 104(h), in order that the Sheriff may execute the Writ of Replevin heretofore entered in the premises.
possessions under a writ of replevin is entirely different from the
200) An American creditor with a security interest in goods can file an action for replevin and probably have the sheriff poised to seize the debtor's property within ten to twenty days.