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

    Pursuit of one’s goods immediately after their wrongful taking (see 11 N. H. 540; also 17 R. I. 437, 14 L. R. A. 317, 22 Atl. 1111); pursuit of a criminal immediately after his commission of the crime. See 27 Cal. 573.