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VECTIGAL JUDICIARIUM Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

Lat Fines paid to the crown to defray the expenses of maintaining courts of justice.’ 3 Salk. 33. Vectigal, origine ipsa, jns Cresarnm et rcgum patrimoniale est. Dav. 12. Tribute, in its origin, is the patrimonial right of emperors and kings.


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