- actus legis nemini est damnosus
- /aektas liyjas nemanay est daemnowsas/ The act of the law is hurtful to no one. An act in law shall prejudice no man
Black's law dictionary. HENRY CAMPBELL BLACK, M. A.. 1990.
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