Subjects: Canon law

It was unusual, but not unknown, for arguments in a cause at Chester in the middle of the sixteenth century to be based on the authority of lawyers who were trained in Roman or canon law. This may be considered to be one survival of pre-Reformation practice.

Lanfranco de Oriano

EDC 5/1566/9  – Ellen [Helen] Smith contra Katherine Moseley
EDC 5/1580/3 – John Nutter