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NEATNESS Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

In pleading. The statement in apt and appropriate words of all the necessary facts, and no more. Lavves, Pi. 62. Nec curia deficexet in justitia exlii- beuda. Nor should the court be deficient in showing justice. 4 Inst. 03. Ncc tempos nec locus occnrrit regi. Jenk. Cent. 190. Neither time nor place affects the king. Neo veniam effnso sanguine easus habit. Where blood is spilled, the case is un- r pardonable. 3 Inst 57. Nec veniam, leeso numine, casus lia- bet. Where the Divinity is insulted the case Is unpardonable. Jenk. Cent. 167.


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