Capitalis sentence example
- that the title summus or capitalis justiciarius, or justiciarius totius Angliae was exclusively applied to the king's chief minister.
- that the chief officer of the crown acquired the exclusive right to the title of capitalis or totius Angliae justitiarius.
- 389, note), to any officer of the king's court, to the chief justice, or in a very general way to all and sundry who possessed courts of their own or were qualified to act as judices in the shire-courts, even the style capitalis justiciarius being used of judges of the royal court other than the chief.
- Custos Angliae), later writers refer to them as justiciarii, with or without the prefix summus or capitalis (ibid.