ignorantia juris non excusat

ignorantia juris non excusat
Latin Ignorance of the law is no excuse; typically refers to criminal charges, in which such ignorance is not a cognizable defense.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

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  • Ignorantia juris non excusat — or Ignorantia legis neminem excusat (Latin for ignorance of the law does not excuse or ignorance of the law excuses no one ) is a public policy holding that a person who is unaware of a law may not escape liability for violating that law merely… …   Wikipedia

  • Ignorantia juris non excusat — o ignorantia legis neminem excusat (Latín de la ignorancia no exime del cumplimiento de la ley ) es un principio de Derecho que indica que el desconocimiento o ignorancia de la ley no sirve de excusa, porque rige la necesaria presunción o ficción …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ignorantia juris non excusat — Ignorance of the law does not excuse. Freichnecht v Meyer, 39 NJ Eq 551, 560; Scott v Ford, 45 Or 531, 80 P 899 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • ignorantia facti excusat, ignorantia juris non excusat — /ignaraensh(iy)a feektay akskyuwzat, ignareensh(iy)a juras non akskyuwzat/ Ignorance of the fact excuses; ignorance of the law excuses not. Every man must be taken to be cognizant of the law; otherwise there is no saying to what extent the excuse …   Black's law dictionary

  • ignorantia facti excusat, ignorantia juris non excusat — /ignaraensh(iy)a feektay akskyuwzat, ignareensh(iy)a juras non akskyuwzat/ Ignorance of the fact excuses; ignorance of the law excuses not. Every man must be taken to be cognizant of the law; otherwise there is no saying to what extent the excuse …   Black's law dictionary

  • Ignorantia facti excusat, ignorantia juris non excusat — Ignorance of fact excuses, ignorance of the law does not excuse. Scott v Ford, 45 Or 531, 78 P 742 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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  • excuse — ex·cuse 1 /ik skyüz/ vb ex·cused, ex·cus·ing vt 1: to grant exemption or release to excused the prospective juror excused the witness after an hour of testimony 2 …   Law dictionary

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