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  • 1 adversary — n. 1. Enemy, foe, antagonist, opponent, opposer, counter litigant, adverse party. 2. [With The prefixed.] Satan, Apollyon, the Tempter, the Evil One, the Devil, the Deuce, the Fiend, the Foul Fiend, the Old Serpent, the Prince of Darkness,… …

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  • 2 Judicial system of the People's Republic of China — For the Ministry of Justice, see Ministry of Justice of the People s Republic of China. People s Republic of China This article is part of the series: Politics and government of …

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  • 3 Trial by combat — 1540s depiction of a 1409 judicial combat in Augsburg (Paulus Hector Mair, Munich cod. icon. 393) Trial by combat (also wager of battle, trial by battle or judicial duel) was a method of Germanic law to settle accusations in the absence of… …

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  • 4 Heliaia — or Heliaea(Greek: polytonic|Ήλιαία) (Doric: Halia) was the supreme court of ancient Athens. Τhe generally held scientific view is that the court drew its name from the ancient Greek verb polytonic|Ήλιάζεσθαι, which means polytonic|συναθροίζεσθαι …

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  • 5 ANTISEMITISM — ANTISEMITISM, a term coined in 1879, from the Greek ἁντί = anti, and Σημ = Semite by the German agitator wilhelm marr to designate the then current anti Jewish campaigns in Europe. Antisemitism soon came into general use as a term denoting all… …

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  • 6 South African contract law — is essentially a modernised version of the Roman Dutch law of contract, [1] which is itself rooted in Roman law. In the broadest definition, a contract is an agreement entered into by two or more parties with the serious intention of creating a… …

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  • 7 ḤEREM SETAM — (roughly translated as anonymous ban or imprecation ), a geonic innovation that gained wide acceptance in later rabbinic literature, particularly in Spain and North Africa, although it was more sparsely used in Franco Germany as well. It served… …

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  • 8 Rupert Allason — Rupert William Simon Allason (born 8 November 1951) is a military historian and former Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom. He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Torbay in Devon, from 1987 to 1997. He writes books on the… …

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  • 10 Adjudication — is the legal process by which an arbiter or judge reviews evidence and argumentation including legal reasoning set forth by opposing parties or litigants to come to a decision which determines rights and obligations between the parties… …

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  • 11 Valery Fabrikant — (born 28 January 1940 [fr icon cite news url = http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20060913/CPACTUALITES/60913163/6093/CPACTUALITES title = Valery Fabrikant, un Don Quichotte paranoïaque first = André last = Noël publisher = La Presse date = 1992… …

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  • 12 John G. Schwegmann — John Gerald Schwegmann, Jr., (August 14, 1911 March 6, 1995) was a pioneer in the development of the modern supermarket. He owned eighteen stores in the Greater New Orleans area, based from Metairie, a large unincorporated city in Jefferson… …

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  • 13 Ecclesiastical Courts —     Ecclesiastical Courts     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Courts     I. JUDICIAL POWER IN THE CHURCH     In instituting the Church as a perfect society, distinct from the civil power and entirely independent of it, Christ gave her… …

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  • 14 Comte de Sanois — Jean François Joseph Geffrard de La Motte, Comte de Sanois (1723 1799), was a French nobleman and army officer. In his later years his wife committed him unjustly to the Asylum of Charenton under a lettre de cachet, an incident which because it… …

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  • 15 Nudd v Taylor — Court Supreme Court of Queensland Full case name Nudd v Taylor Date decided 30 August 2000 …

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  • 16 actionable — Synonyms and related words: against the law, anarchic, anarchistic, anomic, applicable, authorized, black market, bootleg, causidical, chargeable, competent, constitutional, contraband, contrary to law, criminal, felonious, flawed, illegal,… …

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  • 17 dissident — Synonyms and related words: alienated, antagonistic, antiestablishment, antipathetic, apostate, at cross purposes, at loggerheads, at odds, at odds with, at variance, at variance with, at war, bitter ender, brawler, breakaway, clashing, colliding …

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  • 18 discord — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Want of agreement Nouns 1. discord, discordance, disaccord, dissidence, disagreement, dissonance; friction, incompatibility; variance, difference, dissension, dissent; misunderstanding, cross purposes,… …

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  • 19 bill — As a legal term, this word has many meanings and applications, the most important of which are set forth below: Bill of Rights. A formal and emphatic legislative assertion and declaration of popular rights and liberties usually promulgated upon a …

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  • 20 bill — As a legal term, this word has many meanings and applications, the most important of which are set forth below: Bill of Rights. A formal and emphatic legislative assertion and declaration of popular rights and liberties usually promulgated upon a …

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