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Canon Law Book-7[Cannon1400 to 1752]

BOOK VII : PROCESSES

PART I : TRIALS IN GENERAL (Cann. 1400 – 1403)
TITLE I: THE COMPETENT FORUM (Cann. 1404 – 1416)
TITLE II : DIFFERENT GRADES AND KINDS OF TRIBUNALS (Cann. 1417 – 1445)
CHAPTER I : THE TRIBUNAL OF FIRST INSTANCE
ARTICLE 1 : THE JUDGE
ARTICLE 2: AUDITORS AND RELATORS
ARTICLE 3: THE PROMOTOR OF JUSTICE, THE DEFENDER OF THE BOND AND THE NOTARY

CHAPTER II : THE TRIBUNAL OF SECOND INSTANCE
CHAPTER III : THE TRIBUNALS OF THE APOSTOLIC SEE

TITLE III : THE DISCIPLINE TO BE OBSERVED IN TRIBUNALS (Cann. 1446 – 1475)
CHAPTER I : THE DUTIES OF THE JUDGES AND OF THE OFFICERS OF THE TRIBUNAL
CHAPTER II : THE ORDERING OF THE HEARING
CHAPTER III : TIME LIMITS AND POSTPONEMENTS
CHAPTER IV : THE PLACE OF TRIAL
CHAPTER V : THOSE WHO MAY BE ADMITTED TO THE COURT AND THE MANNER OF COMPILING AND PRESERVING THE ACTS

TITLE IV: THE PARTIES IN THE CASE (Cann. 1476 – 1490)
CHAPTER I : THE PLAINTIFF AND THE RESPONDENT
CHAPTER II : PROCURATORS AND ADVOCATES

TITLE V: ACTIONS AND EXCEPTIONS (Cann. 1491 – 1500)
CHAPTER I : ACTIONS AND EXCEPTIONS IN GENERAL
CHAPTER II : ACTIONS AND EXCEPTIONS INPARTICULAR

PART II : THE CONTENTIOUS TRIAL
SECTION I: THE ORDINARY CONTENTIOUS TRIAL
TITLE I: THE INTRODUCTION OF THE CASE (Cann. 1501 – 1512)
CHAPTER I : THE PETITION INTRODUCING THE SUIT
CHAPTER II : THE SUMMONS AND THE INTIMATION OF JUDICIAL ACTS

TITLE II: THE JOINDER OF THE ISSUE (Cann. 1513 – 1516)
TITLE III: THE TRIAL OF THE ISSUE (Cann. 1517 – 1525)
TITLE IV: PROOFS (Cann. 1526 – 1586)
CHAPTER I : THE DECLARATIONS OF THEPARTIES
CHAPTER II : DOCUMENTARY PROOF
ARTICLE 1: THE NATURE AND RELIABILITY OF DOCUMENTS
ARTICLE 2: THE PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS

CHAPTER III : WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY
ARTICLE 1: THOSE WHO CAN BE WITNESSES
ARTICLE 2: THE INTRODUCTION AND THE EXCLUSION OF WITNESSES
ARTICLE 3: THE EXAMINATION OF WITNESSES
ARTICLE 4: THE CREDIBILITY OF EVIDENCE

CHAPTER IV : EXPERTS
CHAPTER V : JUDICIAL ACCESS AND INSPECTION
CHAPTER VI : PRESUMPTIONS

TITLE V: INCIDENTAL MATTERS (Cann. 1587 – 1597)
CHAPTER I : THE NON-APPEARANCE OFPARTIES
CHAPTER II : THE INTERVENTION OF A THIRDPARTY IN A CASE

TITLE VI: THE PUBLICATION OF THE ACTS, THE CONCLUSION OF THE CASE AND THE PLEADINGS (Cann. 1598 – 1606)
TITLE VII : THE PRONOUNCEMENTS OF THE JUDGE (Cann. 1607 – 1618)
TITLE VIII: CHALLENGING THE JUDGEMENT (Cann. 1619 – 1640)
CHAPTER I : THE PLAINT OF NULLITY OF THE JUDGEMENT
CHAPTER II : THE APPEAL

TITLE IX: ADJUDGED MATTER AND TOTAL REINSTATEMENT (Cann. 1641 – 1648)
CHAPTER I : ADJUDGED MATTER
CHAPTER II : TOTAL REINSTATEMENT

TITLE X : JUDICIAL EXPENSES AND FREE LEGAL AID (Can. 1649)
TITLE XI: THE EXECUTION OF THE JUDGEMENT (Cann. 1650 – 1655)

SECTION II: THE ORAL CONTENTIOUS PROCESS (Cann. 1656 – 1670)

PART III : CERTAIN SPECIAL PROCESSES
TITLE I: MATRIMONIAL PROCESSES (Cann. 1671 – 1707)
CHAPTER I : CASES CONCERNING THE DECLARATION OF NULLITY OF MARRIAGE
ARTICLE 1: THE COMPETENT FORUM
ARTICLE 2: THE RIGHT TO CHALLENGE THE VALIDITY OF MARRIAGE
ARTICLE 3: THE DUTIES OF THE JUDGES
ARTICLE 4: PROOFS
ARTICLE 5: THE JUDGEMENT AND THE APPEAL
ARTICLE 6: THE DOCUMENTARY PROCESS
ARTICLE 7: GENERAL NORMS

CHAPTER II : CASES CONCERNING THE SEPARATION OF SPOUSES
CHAPTER III : THE PROCESS FOR THE DISPENSATION FROM A RATIFIED AND NON-CONSUMMATED MARRIAGE
CHAPTER IV : THE PROCESS IN THE CASE OF THE PRESUMED DEATH OF A SPOUSE

TITLE II: CASES FOR THE DECLARATION OF NULLITY OF SACRED ORDINATION (Cann. 1708 – 1712)
TITLE III: WAYS OF AVOIDING TRIALS (Cann. 1713 – 1716)

PART IV : THE PENAL PROCESS (Cann. 1717 – 1731)
CHAPTER I : THE PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION
CHAPTER II : THE COURSE OF THE PROCESS
CHAPTER III : THE ACTION TO COMPENSATE FOR HARM

PART V: THE MANNER OF PROCEDURE IN ADMINISTRATIVE RECOURSE AND IN THE REMOVAL OR TRANSFER OF PARISH PRIESTS
SECTION I: RECOURSE AGAINST ADMINISTRATIVE DECREES (Cann. 1732 – 1739)
SECTION II: THE PROCEDURE FOR THE REMOVAL OR TRANSFER OF PARISH PRIESTS (Cann. 1740 – 1752)
CHAPTER I : THE PROCEDURE FOR THE REMOVAL OF PARISH PRIESTS
CHAPTER II : THE PROCEDURE FOR THE TRANSFER OF PARISH PRIESTS