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jus

(dʒʌs)
n, pl jura (ˈdʒʊərə)
1. (Law) a right, power, or authority
2. (Law) law in the abstract or as a system, as distinguished from specific enactments
[Latin: law]

jus

(ʒuː; French ʒy)
n
(Cookery) a sauce
[French: literally, juice]
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jus

(dʒʌs, yus)

n., pl. ju•ra (ˈdʒʊər ə, ˈyʊər ə)
1. a legal right.
2. law as a system or in the abstract.
[< Latin jūs law, right]
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jus

The French term for the juice from roasting meat.
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He hath no obligations to me, nor do I think he was under any necessity of asking my consent, since the woman is, as I have said, sui juris , and of a proper age to be entirely answerable only, to herself for her conduct."
This word is composed of JUS and DICTIO, juris dictio or a speaking and pronouncing of the law.
I contend, therefore, on this ground, that the expressions, "appellate jurisdiction, both as to law and fact," do not necessarily imply a re-examination in the Supreme Court of facts decided by juries in the inferior courts.
The legislature of the United States would certainly have full power to provide, that in appeals to the Supreme Court there should be no re-examination of facts where they had been tried in the original causes by juries. This would certainly be an authorized exception; but if, for the reason already intimated, it should be thought too extensive, it might be qualified with a limitation to such causes only as are determinable at common law in that mode of trial.
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During the conduct of the preliminary investigation, Ventura failed to submit his sworn statement, which provided the details on what took place during the Aegis Juris initiation rites that led to the death of the neophyte and University of Santo Tomas (UST) law student on September 17, 2017.