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VERDICT QUOTIENT

a verdict with an award of money to a plaintiff arrived at by adding all of the juror’s awards and dividing by the number of jurors.

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VERDICT SUBJECT TO OPINION OF COURT

verdict that is subject and is dependent on a court’s decision of various points of law.

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VERIFIED NAMES

These are the list of names that have been authenticated by an officer of the court.

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VOLUNTARY ASSOCIATION

the name given to a group of people who get together voluntarily to form an organisation to carry out public good.

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VICE CONSUL

the name that is given to a consulate of a government who assumes the duties of a consul.

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VERDICT DIRECTED

the name that is given to the verdict that is directed by the judge to the jury.

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VERDICT GENERAL

an ordinary type of verdict that states who won the case.

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VOLSTEAD ACT

the name of the 18th Amendment that prohibits the general sale of liquor and was repealed in 1933.

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VOLUNTARY NONSUIT

a judgement that is as he fails to press a suit in the courts against the plaintiff

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VERIFIED COPY

a copy of a document that has been authenticated by the creator of the original.

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VERDICT PUBLIC

verdict that is given by a jury in an open court as differing from a private verdict. See verdict, privy.

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VERDICT SPECIAL

a verdict that has ruled on each fact at issue rather than in favour of one of the parties. See verdict, general.

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VINDICATION

a term that applies to the clause or clauses in a law that prescribe the penalties for various violations.

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VOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER

the term given to the killing of a person that is associated with a fit of anger seemingly for a good reason. It is intentional but not planned.

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VOTING RIGHTS ACT

a federal law that provides a person with the right to vote without any conditions or requirements.

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VERDICT PRIVY

verdict that is given in private to a judge after the court has been adjourned. It will be given publicly when the court is in session next.

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VERDICT CONTRARY TO LAW

the term that is applied to a verdict that the jury was entitled to render by law.

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VINDICATORY

a term given to the clauses in laws that prescribe the penalties for violations of the laws.

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VEXATIOUS PROCEEDING

a malicious action done to annoy or hassle the opponent in a case before court.

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VOID JUDGMENT

a term that is used for a judgement that has no legal force or effect.

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