Reference > Brewer’s Dictionary > Forma Pau’peris (Latin, Under plea of poverty).

 Forlot or Firlot.For’titer in Re (Latin). 
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Forma Pau’peris (Latin, Under plea of poverty).
 
To sue in formâ pauperis. When a person has just cause of a suit, but is so poor that he cannot raise £5, the judge will assign him lawyers and counsel without the usual fees.   1
 


 Forlot or Firlot.For’titer in Re (Latin). 

 
Loading
Click here to shop the Bartleby Bookstore.

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors