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Roll

To commit a Robbery by force. A record of the proceedings of a court or public office.

In some states, a judgment roll is required to be filed by the clerk of the court when he or she enters judgment. It normally contains the summons, pleadings, admissions, and each judgment and order involving the merits of the case or affecting the final judgment. In the federal courts and most state courts, judgments are recorded in the civil docket or criminal docket.

In old English practice, a judgment roll was a roll of parchment containing the entries of the proceedings in an action at law including the entry of judgment. It was filed in the treasury of the court.

A tax roll is a list of the persons and property subject to the payment of a particular tax, with the amounts due; it is compiled and verified in proper form to enable the collecting officers to enforce the tax.

roll

noun account, album, catalogue, census, directory, docket, document, enumeration, index, ledger, list, membership, muster, record, register, registry, roster, schedule, tabula
See also: docket, file, record, register, schedule

ROLL. A schedule of parchment which may be turned up with the hand in the form of a pipe or tube. Jacob, L. D. h.t.
     2. In early times, before paper came in common use, parchment was the substance employed for making records, and, as the art of bookbinding was but little used, economy suggested as the most convenient mode of adding sheet to sheet, as were found requisite, and they were tacked together in such manner that the whole length might be wound up together in the form of spiral rolls.
     3. Figuratively it signifies the records of a court or office. In Pennsylvania the master of the rolls was an officer in whose office were recorded the acts of the legislature. 1 Smith's Laws, 46.

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While rooted firmly in the blues, Roll With The Punches also takes in Sam Cooke's Bring It On Home To Me, benefitting from Jeff Beck's blistering guitar, Sister Rosetta Tharpe's uplifting How Far From God and Van shuffling in on the concluding, inimitable Bo Diddley beat with Ride On Josephine.
The truth is that, after the war, Newman grew up almost solely in L.A, but by delaying his arrival on the West Coast the show has the opportunity to explore all of his songs about the South, like "Dixie Flyer," which also provides some early-life narration, "New Orleans Wins the War," "Louisiana 1927," and "Kingfish." Scott Waara, playing Newman throughout, observes wide-eyed all the characters, attitudes and bubbling tensions, especially racial ones -- ("Birmingham," "Rednecks," "Roll With the Punches") -- swirling about him.
National University has been battered, bruised, and beaten in the UAAP Season 81 men's basketball tournament but head coach Jamike Jarin told his team to just roll with the punches and get up as a man.
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Other nations roll with the punches, but not our 'patriots.' When Tony Blair shouted 'effing Welsh' at the telly showing Labour losses in Wales he was a 'racist' and the North Wales Constabulary charged in to uphold our honour.