BASTON - Black's Law Dictionary

What is BASTON? Definition of BASTON in Black's Law Dictionary - Legal dictionary - Glossary of legal terms.

In old English law, a baton, club, or staff. A term applied to officers of the wardens of the prison called the "Fleet," because of the staff carried by them. Cowell; Spelman; Termes de la Ley. See Justices of Trail-Baston.

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