DIE Jovis, 21 Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Joh'es Sommers Miles, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux St. Albans.
Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Dut. Grafton versus Judges of King's Bench.
The Lord Chief Baron of Their Majesties Court of
Exchequer being heard, pursuant to the Order Yesterday;
The House was moved, "That her Grace the Dutchess of Grafton and William Bridgeman Esquire may
have Leave to withdraw their Petition depending in
this House, against the Judges of Their Majesties Court
of King's Bench."
Upon Debate thereof, and of other Matters likewise
proposed relating to the Proceedings of the Judges;
It was Resolved, upon the Question, and ORDERED,
That this Debate shall be adjourned until To-morrow,
at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Castenet, E. of Portland's Servant, arrested:
Upon Oath made, at the Bar of this House, "That
Ezekiel Castenet, menial Servant to the Right Honourable William Earl of Portland, a Peer of this Realm,
was arrested, and held to Bail, by John Browne Bailiff, at the Suit of John Carter Taylor, within the
Time of Privilege of Parliament, contrary to the
Privilege of Parliament:"
His Bail discharged, and Browne and Carter to be attached.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Bail entered into for the said Ezekiel Castenet shall be, and is hereby,
discharged; and that the Serjeant at Arms attending
this House, his Deputy or Deputies, shall forthwith attach the Bodies of the said John Browne and John Carter, and bring them in safe Custody to the Bar of this
House, to answer for their Offence; and this shall be a
sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
To Roger Charnock Esquire, Serjeant at
Arms attending this House, his Deputy
and Deputies, and every of them, and
to all Mayors, Sheriffs, Bailiffs, Constables, and other Their Majesties Officers, to be aiding and assisting in the
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens
Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, (videlicet,) 22um diem instantis Decembris, hora undecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.