Trial by combat was a method of Germanic law to settle accusations in the
absence of witnesses or a confession in which two parties in dispute fought in
A trial by combat is a means by which a party can prove their innocence when
accused of a crime in the Seven Kingdoms. In lieu of a standard trial where a lord
Oct 25, 2015 ... Trial by combat or trial by battle is a method to settle accusations in which two
parties in dispute fight in single combat, possibly to the death.
Nov 12, 2013 ... The U.S. judicial system might still allow trial by combat — literally fighting for
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Encyclopedia, Wikipedia. trial by battle. or. trial by combat. n. (Historical Terms)
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Various European nations have had, at some point in their past, a version of trial
by combat. In some countries it has gone by other names, such as Wager of ...
Aug 7, 2015 ... On Game of Thrones, trial by combat is typically only requested when the
accused has little chance of escaping with his life any other way.
Dec 16, 2002 ... A court has rejected a 60-year-old man's attempt to invoke the ancient right to trial
by combat, rather than pay a fine for a motoring offence.
Aug 6, 2015 ... Defendant invokes the common law writ of right and demands his common law
right to Trial By Combat as against Plaintiffs and their counsel, ...
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Wager of Battel. A type of trial by combat between accuser and accused that was
introduced into England by William the Conqueror (King William I) and his ...