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FREE LOVE

a term from the 1960’s meaning to cohabit and have a sexual relationship without being married to each other.

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FORSWORN

the term given when a false statement has been made by a person under oath.

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FLAGRANTLY BIASED

another term for something that is outrageously prejudiced.

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FOREIGN JURISDICTION

the authority to hear and try a case from beyond your own borders.

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FAIR BOOK VALUE

The price of stock that is determined by evaluating the assets of a corporation minus its liabilities.

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FALSE SWEARING

This term applies when a n untrue statement is sworn to be a true statement.

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FAIR AND IMPARTIAL TRIAL

a trial where the rights of the defendant is safeguarded by an impartial judge and jury deciding the matter.

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FOREIGN EXTRADITION

This involves the surrender of a fugitive from a country to another where he will be tried.

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FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (FOIA)

The federal law that requires information be given to the public.

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FOR THAT WHEREAS

a phrase often used in a plaintiff’s case in the opening statement.

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FAIR TRIAL

the term given to a trial in the presence of an impartial judge and jury. See fiar and impartial trial.

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FAMILY ARRANGEMENT

an agreement in a family where decisions of inheritance is decided.

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FULL JURISDICTION

This term applies to the authority to hear, try and decide a case.

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FOREIGN TRADE

the term that describes the exporting and importing of goods between countries.

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FALSE AFFIDAVIT

This term is applied to perjury when lies are found in an affidavit.

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FULFILLMENT OF CONTRACT

This involves completing a contract or an agreement where all obligations have been fulfilled.

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FAIR CASH VALUE

the term used to describe the price that a property would bring if it is sold in an open and free market.

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FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION

This abbreviated to the FBI and is a bureau dealing with the investigation into maintaining and dealing with internal security of the USA.

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FAMILY SETTLEMENT

an agreement to how the assets of an estate will be distributed without the family going to court for a decision.

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FRAUDULENT ALIENATION

This term is used when a person transfers title to another person so creditors won’t be able to collect a debt.

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