argumentum ab auctoritate est fortissimum in lege


argumentum ab auctoritate est fortissimum in lege
/argyamentam aeb oktorateytiy est fortisamam in liyjiy/ An argument from authority is the strongest in the law. "The book cases are the best proof of what the law is."

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • authority — au·thor·i·ty n pl ties 1: an official decision of a court used esp. as a precedent 2 a: a power to act esp. over others that derives from status, position, or office the authority of the president; also: jurisdiction b: the power to act …   Law dictionary


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