High Court of Justice

Legal Definition of High Court of Justice

: a part of the Supreme Court of Judicature of England and Wales that includes the Chancery, Family, and King's Bench or Queen's Bench divisions

called also High Court

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“High Court of Justice.” The Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/High%20Court%20of%20Justice. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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