'Maintenance in Medieval England'. By Jonathan Rose.
'Cambridge Law Journal', 77:2, 2018, pp. 402-405
6 Pages Posted: 13 Nov 2018
Date Written: November 9, 2018
This book review of Jonathan Rose's work on the medieval law of maintenance addresses the free access to plea rolls provided by the Anglo-American Legal Tradition Archive as well as the ongoing significance of the law of livery and maintenance of litigation.
Keywords: Medieval law, maintenance, champerty, livery, AALT archive, plea rolls, Giles v Thompson
JEL Classification: K10, K30, K40
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