Law Dictionary

a free online law dictionary search engine for definitions of law terminology & legal terms.
Legal Abbreviations   Legal Dictionary   Medical Dictionary   Medical Conditions   Medical News   Computer Dictionary
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z
Link to the Law Dictionary


JUS INCOGNITUM

JUS INCOGNITUM. An unknown law. This term is applied by the civilians to obsolete laws, which, as Bacon truly observes, are unjust, for the law to be obsolete laws, which, as Bacon truly observes, are unjust, for the law to be just must give warning before it strikes. Bac. Aphor. 8, s. 1: Bowy. Mod. just must give warning before it strikes. Bac. Aphor. 8, s. 1: Bowy. Mod. Civ. Law, 33. But until it has become obsolete no custom can prevail against Civ. Law, 33. But until it has become obsolete no custom can prevail against it. Vide Obsolete. it. Vide Obsolete.




Contact Us  ::  Link to the Law Dictionary  ::  Our Disclaimer  ::  Copyright © 2012