Definition of HALF DEFENCE


HALF DEFENCE

pleading. It is the peculiar form of a defence,
which is as
follows, "venit et defendit vim et injuriam, et dicit," &c. It differs from
full defence. Vide Defence; Et cetera;


Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z