[German version] (παραγραφή/
paragraphḗ, derived from παραγράφειν (
paragráphein, 'write beside') describes various institutions in Greek legal language. Specifically in the law of Athens, those accused, who claimed that they had been proceeded against in contravention of the 403/02 BC amnesty (see
Triákonta ), had, on the basis of a law introduced by Archinus, the opportunity of adding to the statement of claim, that the
díkē  '
was not maintainable' (μὴ εἰσαγώγιμον εἶναι,
mḕ eisagṓgimon eînai; Isocr. 18,2f.). Subsequently, in separate proceedings, the
dikastḗrion  had t…