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SR-22

A court document required in cases involving certain traffic violations that demonstrates the financial responsibility of the convicted person.

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Second Named Insured

The second person named on an auto insurance policy and who has the same coverage as the Named Insured.

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Salvage Titles

A type of vehicle title branding which states that a vehicle has been damaged and/or declared a total loss by an insurance company that paid a claim on it. Requirements for salvage titles vary widely from state to state.

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SECONDARY BOYCOTT

a boycott against a company that does business with a company in dispute with the union.

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SUSPENSION OF A STATUTE

a term that is applied to the temporary stoppage in the operation of a regulation or law.

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SUPPLEMENTARY PROCEEDINGS

See proceeding, supplementary.

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SURRENDER OF A CRIMINAL

This means to transfer a criminal from a location back to the location the crime was committed in.

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SAFE INVESTMENT RULE

the calculation of a future earning of a person who has died and is used by a jury to award damages to the heirs.

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SPECIAL PLEADING

the name applied to a pleading beyond the denial of the plaintiff’s charges that can include justification for an action.

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STATUTE GENERAL

a law that applies to everybody that differs from one that applies to one person of a few people.

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SCRAMMING CONTRACT

a mining contract where a person is given a right to mine a pit that is open and was mined at an earlier date.

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SURGICAL OPERATION

the name that is given to the procedure where a surgeon cuts into a person’s body to remove a tumour or to fix a defect.

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SUCCESSION VACANT

a situation where there are no known claimants or heirs to property left by a deceased person.

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SPENDTHRIFT TRUST

a trust that is set up to protect a beneficiary from his own spending tendencies or his incompetence to handle money and property.

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SIMULATED SALE

an apparent sale and not an actual sale of property to attempt to place it out of reach of your creditors.

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SIMULATED FACT

an untruth that is made to look like a truth in order to deceive, a false and invented fact.

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SYNONYMOUS

a term meaning to have the same ideas, the same meaning.

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SEX DEVIANT

a term that is used for the sexual practices that differ from the average person’s.

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SALE ON APPROVAL A

a sale that is conditioned or tentative and depends on the intended purchaser’s satisfaction with a thing he is buying.

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SERVICE OF EXECUTION

the act of a sheriff or other officer of the court in carrying out a judgement of the court.

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