Keen, M. H., ed.; Warner, Mark, ed., "Morley vs Montagu (1399): A Case in the Court of Chivalry," in Camden Miscellany XXXIV. (Camden 5th series, 10, pp. 141-95.)
Text name(s): Morley vs Montagu
Number of pages of primary source text: 26
Dates: 1399 - 1399
Archival Reference: PRO, State Papers Misc. 9/10
- Original language included.
- British Isles
- Court Roll
- Inquisition - Heresy
- Law - Crime
- Political Thought
- Royalty / Monarchs
Records the appeal (charge) of treason brought by Thomas Lord Morley against John Montagu, Earl of Salisbury, who was accused of betraying the Duke of Gloucester to Richard II. The text is from a 17C transcript.
The Introduction (pp. 141-68) sets the case and the procedures of this court in context.