Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Fr. A judgment, sentenco or decree of a court of competent jurisdiction. The term is derived from the French law, and is used in Canada and Louisiana. 8aisie arrit is an attachment of property in the hands of a third person. Code Prac. La. art. 209; 2 Low. Can. 77; 5 Low. Can. 198, 218.