2017 Mississippi Code
Title 89 - Real and Personal Property
Chapter 7 - Landlord and Tenant
§ 89-7-97. Form of declaration
The declaration in replevin in such case may be substantially in the following form, to wit:
"State of Mississippi.
Circuit court, ____ term, A.D. ____
County of ____
"Thomas East, the plaintiff in this case, complains of William West, the
defendant, in an action of replevin.
"For that heretofore, to wit: on the ____ day of ____, A.D. ____, the said
defendant wrongfully caused an officer of ____ County to seize and take from
the plaintiff's possession, under an attachment for rent [or rent and
supplies, or for supplies, as the case may be], certain personal property of
the plaintiff's, to wit: here describe the property and give the value of each
separate item of it.
"And the plaintiff avers that he is entitled to recover the same and also
to recover of defendant the sum of ____ dollars damages for the said wrongful
taking; wherefore, he sues and demands judgment accordingly, and costs of