nemo tenetur edere instrumenta contra se

nemo tenetur edere instrumenta contra se
/niymow taniydar iydariy instramenta kontra siy/ No man is bound to produce writings against himself. A rule of the Roman law, adhered to in criminal prosecutions, but departed from in civil questions.

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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