Such a man is wasted before juries and in the pettiness of nisi prius.
"Sketches In The House (1893)" by T. P. O'Connor
Why, I was reading my Widgery on Nisi Prius Evidence when you came in.
"The Girl on the Boat" by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
Mr. Justice Heath presided in the Nisi Prius.
"The History of Margaret Catchpole" by Richard Cobbold
The senior judge proceeded to the criminal court; the other, as on the Monday, took his place in the Nisi Prius.
"Mildred Arkell, (Vol 3 of 3)" by Ellen Wood
When quite sober, he was particularly good as a Nisi Prius judge.
"Atrocious Judges" by John Campbell, Baron Campbell
The Chief Justice sits at nisi prius more often than upon appeal.
"A Philadelphia Lawyer in the London Courts" by Thomas Leaming