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They also elect by lot forty persons,1 four from each tribe, who are the court before which the other suits are brought; formerly they were thirty and went on circuit trying cases in each parish, but since the oligarchy of the Thirty their number has been raised to forty.

1 Perhaps the Greek should be altered to give 'the Forty.'

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