LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Michael A. Satterwhite | Feb 12, 2014

What is a Capias - Civil Warrant of Arrest?

A Capias is an order from the court authorizing the Plaintiff to utilize the Sheriff in comprehending the defendant on contempt for failure to appear in court as ordered.

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