What does AD RESPONDENDUM mean?

AD RESPONDENDUM meaning in Law Dictionary

For giving answers to ; to make solution; words used in certain writs employed for taking an individual prior to the court to make response in protection in a proceeding. Therefore there's a capias ad respondendum, q. v.; also a habeas corpus ad respondendum.

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Thus habeas corpus ad respondendum is used to bring up a prisoner confined by the process of an inferior court in order to charge him in another proceeding (civil or criminal) in the superior court or some other court.

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