Good faith does not suffer the same thing to be demanded twice; and in making satisfaction [for a debt or demand] it is not allowed to be done more than once. 9 Coke, 53.
Link to This DefinitionDid you find this definition of BIS IDEM EXIGI BONA FIDES NON PATITURI ET IN SATISFACTIONIBUS NON PERMITTITNR AMPLINS FIERI QUAM SEMEL FACTUM EST helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary