jail delivery


noun

  1. a liberation of persons from prison, especially by force.
  2. the act of clearing a jail of prisoners by bringing them to trial, as at the assizes in England.

noun

  1. forcible and illegal liberation of prisoners from jail
  2. English law (formerly) a commission issued to assize judges when they come to a circuit town authorizing them to try all prisoners and release those acquitted

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

49 queries 1.037