or Klopes Graphé
). The action for theft at Athens
might be either private or public, and in the former case either before a diaetetes or a
court, probably that of the thesmothetae (Meier, Att. Process
, p. 66, with
Lipsius's note 101). The various modes of procedure are enumerated by Demosthenes (c.
p. 601.26, 27).