an inferior court presided over by a justice of the peace
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Sharp execution was made in Jedburgh, for twenty-eight of one clan and others were hanged at that justice court.
He was graduated with honors, and came back to a large, ready-made justice court's practice.Stories of a Western Town | Octave Thanet
Hereafter,” so he wrote the board, “the justice court in Charleston will look after itself.When the West Was Young | Frederick R. Bechdolt
Probably a dozen little suits in the justice court every week come before him.Sudden Jim | Clarence Budington Kelland
It was in the justice court that the new lawyer would show off his ability.History of Linn County Iowa | Luther A. Brewer