1. Even worse, discovery was generally unavailable in actions at law. 2. Actions at law had a right to a jury, actions in equity did not. 3. He can bring an action at law if he likes. 4. He could not recover possession by action at law. 5. However, the action at law became obsolete and relief became available from the Court of Chancery. 6. In England in 1791, civil actions were divided into actions at law and actions in equity. 7. Some are civil resistance actions, others are actions at law, and some are directly working on the street. 8. The second stage is like an action at law to determine which of the claimants is entitled to the res. 9. Between April 1817 and January 1821 Bigge reported that the Court dealt with 165 actions at law and 13 suits in equity. 10. The judgment said : This court wants to make it clear that an action at law is not a game of chess.