May 16: Legal Maxims (Law and Lawyers)

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May 16

Legal Maxims  



Ira furor brevis est.

Anger is brief insanity.



Bonis nocet quisquis pepercerit malis.

He hurts the good who spares the bad.

~Syrus, Maxims



No one can be judge in his own cause.

~From the Latin “Nemo debet esse judex in propria causa.”