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scire facias
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scire facias
(Latin)


The court served a writ of scire facias on the company’s agent.
  a judicial writ  (order to perform a specific action) requiring the party against whom it is brought to show cause why the record should not be enforced or annulled
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Associated words [difficulty]:   scire facias , certiorari [8] , bar [1] , Chapter 11 bankruptcy [3] , grand jury [5] , recuse [5] , circumstantial evidence [6] , entrapment [6] , extradition [6] , inside information [6] , subpoena [6] , conflict of interest [7] , restraining order [7] , certiorari [8] , class action [8] , power of attorney [8] , pro bono [8] , public domain [8] , tort [8] , Uniform Commercial Code [9] , bench warrant [9] , collective bargaining [9] , corpus delicti [9] , de jure [9] , demurrer [9] , deponent [9] , ex parte [9] , notary public [9] , prima facie [9] , pseudoscience [9]
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