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MAKING LAW Definition & Legal Meaning

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In old practice. The formality of denying a plaintiff’s charge under oath, in open court, with compurgators. One of the ancient methods of trial, frequently, though inaccurately, termed “waging law,” or “wager of law.” 3 Bl. Comm. 341.


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