Viewing Event Record: Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Cuthbert Burbage must register a plea

Abstract

The court orders Cuthbert Burbage to register a plea in Giles Allen's suit against him at the King's Bench by the following Monday, or forfeit his suit in Requests. If Burbage obeys the order, then the defense counsel agrees to stay Allen's suit until the matter is heard in Requests. Burbage is ordered to reply in Requests, and both he and Allen are to proceed with examining their witnesses.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 22 April 1600 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 22 April 1600 (Source of claim: original)

Venues

Name
Theatre

People

Name Role
Allen, Giles defendant
Chiborne, defendant's counsel
Burbage, Cuthbert plaintiff
Walter, John plaintiff's counsel

Event Type

  • court case
  • playhouse context