Latin Legal Maxim

Jus Soli

Jus Soli - Jus Soli, or "right of the soil," is a legal doctrine that awards...

Ab initio

 Ab initio - It means something being the case from the start or from the...

 Audi Alteram Partem

 Audi Alteram Partem - It means ‘hear the other side’ or no man should be...

Ex post facto

Ex post facto - It means "from a thing done afterward" in English. In legal...

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Actus me invito factus non est mens actus

Actus me invito factus non est mens actus - It means an action committed by me against my wishes cannot be regarded as my own deed. Actus :-action or act Invito factus:- done against one’s will Non est :-it is not Mens actus :-mental element of the action  Example -...

Jus Soli

Jus Soli - Jus Soli, or "right of the soil," is a legal doctrine that awards citizenship to individuals born within a country's borders, irrespective of their parents' nationality. This principle significantly influences citizenship laws, emphasizing the importance of...

Ab initio

 Ab initio - It means something being the case from the start or from the instant a certain act was performed. Ab :-from Initio :- the beginning or inception  Example :- In many jurisdictions ,if a person signs a contract under duress that contract is treated as being...

Ignorantia Facit Execusat,Ignorantia Juris Non Excusat

Ignorantia Facit Execusat,Ignorantia Juris Non Excusat - It means ignorance of facts is excusable but ignorance of law is not excusable. In ignorance of facts,it provides a defense to an individual who may have caused harm to others due to lack of knowledge or...

 Audi Alteram Partem

 Audi Alteram Partem - It means ‘hear the other side’ or no man should be unheard i.e. both the parties have an opportunity of being heard and no will be judged without fair hearing. Audi :- to listen  Alteram :- former or latter or other or another etc. Partem :-...

Ex post facto

Ex post facto - It means "from a thing done afterward" in English. In legal contexts, it refers to a law or regulation that retroactively changes the legal consequences of actions that were committed before the law was enacted. In many legal systems, ex post facto...