§ 533.010 Action to recover specific personal property, procedure
§ 533.020 Order of delivery
§ 533.030 Plaintiff to deliver bond before property can be taken — types of bonds …
§ 533.040 Sheriff to take and deliver property to plaintiff unless bond given
§ 533.050 Qualifications of sureties
§ 533.060 Defendant not entitled to retain property, when
§ 533.070 Bonds taken by sheriff, filed with clerk, when
§ 533.080 Plaintiff — new bond ordered by court, when — failure to comply with order …
§ 533.090 Defendant — new bond ordered by court, when — failure to comply with order …
§ 533.100 When order in sections 533.080 and 533.090 is made, duty of clerk
§ 533.110 Plaintiff — failure to prosecute his suit after obtaining property — value …
§ 533.120 Judgment rendered against plaintiff and his sureties, when
§ 533.130 If plaintiff has not property, assessment of damages
§ 533.140 If defendant fails in his defense — assessment of damages.
§ 533.150 Party to elect, when
§ 533.160 Duty of officer if property not delivered in ten days
§ 533.170 Title of property vested, when
§ 533.180 Enforcement of orders
§ 533.190 Suit on bond, how and by whom brought
§ 533.200 Right of action against sheriff barred, when
§ 533.210 Court to allow charges for taking and delivering property
§ 533.220 Sheriff and sureties liable, when
§ 533.230 Issuance of execution — to whom directed.
§ 533.240 Replevin — who may hear.
§ 533.250 Value of property governs jurisdiction

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 533

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless some other section is expressly designated in the reference. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • In vacation: includes any adjournment of court for more than one day whenever any act is authorized to be done by or any power given to a court, or judge thereof in vacation, or whenever any act is authorized to be done by or any power given to a clerk of any court in vacation. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidences of debt. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020