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Ab initio <i>adv.</i>

Aaron X. Fellmeth and Maurice Horwitz.

in Guide to Latin in International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law. 115 words.

“From the beginning.”

From or at the beginning; originally; from inception. The term does not imply that the situation existing

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Ab initio mundi <i>adv.</i>

Aaron X. Fellmeth and Maurice Horwitz.

in Guide to Latin in International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law. 46 words.

“From the beginning of the world.”

(1) Always, as when a state or practice always existed and has always existed.

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Ab invito <i>adv.</i>

Aaron X. Fellmeth and Maurice Horwitz.

in Guide to Latin in International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law. 44 words.

“By the unwilling person.”

(1) Involuntarily; unwillingly.

(2) Done or performed by an unwilling party. For example, a treaty signed

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Ab novo <i>adv.</i>

Aaron X. Fellmeth and Maurice Horwitz.

in Guide to Latin in International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law. 14 words.

“Newly.”

An alternative term for De novo.

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Ab olim <i>adv.</i>

Aaron X. Fellmeth and Maurice Horwitz.

in Guide to Latin in International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law. 22 words.

“Of old; formerly.”

(1) In distant times.

(2) By long tradition. Compare with Ab antiquo.

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ABADY, Jacques (1872 - 1964), QC 1935

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure. 101 words.

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ABAS, Madeleine Nasim (<i>born</i> 1970), Senior Partner, Osborn Abas Hunt, since 2004

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law. 114 words.

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Abbasid Dynasty

Mathieu Tillier and Carol C. Macomber.

in The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law. 1385 words.

As early as the 680s, the Umayyad Dynasty had to confront various Shiʿi opposition movements calling for the caliphate to

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ABBOTT, Charles Theodore (<i>died</i> 1956), Puisne Judge, Malaya, since 1950

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure. 135 words.

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ABBOTT, Myles (John) (1906 - 1984), Chief Justice of Bermuda, 1961–71

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure. 176 words.

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