Meaning in general the "king's court," it is difficult to define the curia regis with precision, but it is important and interesting because it is the germ from which the higher courts of law, the privy council and the cabinet, have sprung.
Saxon Witenagemot and Norman Curia regis seem very much alike.
About the same time the curia undertook financial duties, and in.
Thus the court of king's bench (curia regis de banco) was founded, and the foundation of the court of common pleas was provided for in one of the articles of Magna Carta.
The court of chancery is also an offshoot of the curia regis.