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NEMINE CONTRADICENTE Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

Lat. No one dissenting; no one voting in the negative. A phrase used to indicate the unanimous consent of a court or legislative body to a judgment, resolution, vote, or motion. Commonly abbreviated “ncm. con.” Neminem oportet esse sapientiorem legibus. Co. Litt. 97b. No man ought to be wiser than the laws.


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