Tag: AB

  • Abstract Of Fine

    Concept of Abstract of Fine Traditional meaning of abstract of fine [1] in the English common law history: Abstract of Pleas: a short statement of the pleas a defendant intended to plead, attached to the summons for leave to plead several pleas. In English practice, and now obsolete. Abstract […]

  • Abjuration

    English Law: Abjuration in the Past In the ancient English law it was a renunciation of one’s country and taking an oath of perpetual banishment. A man who had committed a felony and for safety flea to a sanctuary might within forty days’ confess the fact and take the oath of abjuration and […]

  • Abjuration

    English Law: Abjuration in the Past In the ancient English law it was a renunciation of one’s country and taking an oath of perpetual banishment. A man who had committed a felony and for safety flea to a sanctuary might within forty days’ confess the fact and take the oath of abjuration and […]

  • Absolvitor

    Description of Absolvitor In this reference work, absolvitor is a sort of the Scots law category.[rtbs name=”scottish-law”] Resources See Also Scots law

  • Abiding By Plea

    English Law: Abiding by Plea in the Past English law. A defendant who pleads a frivolous plea or a plea merely for the purpose of delaying the suit; or who for the same purpose, must file a similar demurrer, may be compelled by rule in term time or by a Judge’s order in vacation, either…

  • Abere-murder

    Concept of Abere-murder Traditional meaning of abere-murder [1] in the Saxon law history: Wilful murder. Note: For more information on Saxon Law history, see here.[rtbs name=”saxon-law”] Resources Notes and References Based on A concise law dictionary of words, phrases and maxims, […]

  • Absolute

    Concept of Absolute Traditional meaning of absolute [1] in scots law: Unconditional; complete in itself; not relative; final. Absolute conveyance: one without condition or qualification. Absolute estate: one subject to no condition; see Rob. El. L. Rev. ed.,§§ 90-94- Rule absolute: in English […]

  • Abiding By

    Concept of Abiding by Traditional meaning of abiding by [1] in scots law: In Scotch law, the judicial declaration of a party that he abides by a deed which has been attacked as forged, at his peril. [rtbs name=”scottish-law”] Resources Notes and References Based on A concise law dictionary of […]

  • Abroad

    Meaning of Abroad The following is an old definition of Abroad [1]: In English chancery law, beyond the seas. See DEPOSITION; SEA. Resources Notes and References Concept of Abroad provided by the Anderson Dictionary of Law (1889) (Dictionary of Law consisting of Judicial Definitions and […]

  • Abroad

    Meaning of Abroad The following is an old definition of Abroad [1]: In English chancery law, beyond the seas. See DEPOSITION; SEA. Resources Notes and References Concept of Abroad provided by the Anderson Dictionary of Law (1889) (Dictionary of Law consisting of Judicial Definitions and […]

  • Aboriginal Law

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  • Ab Initio

    Definition of Ab Initio Meaning from the start or beginning. Ab initio in Legal Latin Meaning of the latin term Ab initio from the University of Kent: ‘From the beginning’ – If a contract is void (say for mistake) ab initio, this has the consequence that no innocent third parties can acquire […]

  • Ab Initio

    Definition of Ab Initio Meaning from the start or beginning. Ab initio in Legal Latin Meaning of the latin term Ab initio from the University of Kent: ‘From the beginning’ – If a contract is void (say for mistake) ab initio, this has the consequence that no innocent third parties can acquire […]

  • Able-bodied

    The Able-Bodied and the 1834 Report In this issue about the able-bodied, the book English Poor Law Policy [1] reads as follows: Apart from a few stray suggestions, it might almost be said that the Report of 1834 was entirely directed to the treatment of the adult able-bodied labourer, with the […]

  • Abuse

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