capias ad satisfaciendum

Definition of "capias ad satisfaciendum"
  1. A type of legal order that requires law enforcement to detain a person, commonly a debtor, ensuring the satisfaction of a claim
How to use "capias ad satisfaciendum" in a sentence
  1. The judge issued a capias ad satisfaciendum requiring the defendant's arrest until his debt was paid.
  2. The attorney requested a capias ad satisfaciendum to ensure the plaintiff's claim was satisfied.
  3. To secure the payment of a debt, a capias ad satisfaciendum may be ordered, leading to the debtor's detention.

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