assizes de Jerusalem


assizes de Jerusalem
/asayzaz da jaruwzabm/
A code of feudal jurisprudence prepared by an assembly of barons and lords A.D. 1099, after the conquest of Jerusalem. It was compiled principally from the laws and customs of France

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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