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Versed in jurisprudence.

[Late Latin iūrisprūdentia, jurisprudence; see jurisprudence + -al.]

ju′ris·pru·den′tial·ly adv.
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Adj.1.jurisprudential - relating to the science or philosophy of law or a system of laws
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In addition, the use of some suggested jurisprudential values of innocent party acquittals and guilty party convictions further increases the probability that the hypothetical rule of exclusion is socially desirable and the current rule is not.
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Kenenbaev graduated from the Kyrgyz State National University in 1973 and has led a successful career as one of the top jurisprudential experts in Kyrgyzstan.
According to the IIFA's general-secretary, Khaled Babacar, this year's event will deal with some major jurisprudential issues, including those concerning sukuk (Islamic bonds), hedging in financial transactions and fixing responsibility on motorists involved in rash driving.
While the Kemalists took their inspiration from their distorted understanding of the Enlightenment, modernity and the West, the Kemalo-Islamists have their ulama to provide them with ideological and jurisprudential sustenance through private, if not secret, fatwas.
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The jurisprudential studies committee in the Islamic studies congregation affiliated to Al-Azhar has twice refused the law as it was deemed harmful to the economy and the country's national security.
Since our first call for papers, nearly five years ago, The Journal Jurisprudence has sought out and cultivated alternative formats for the expression of jurisprudential discourses.