Laesae majestatis crimen

LAESAE MAJESTATIS CRIMEN. The crime of high treason. Glanv. lib. 1, c. 2; Clef des Lois Rom. h.t.; Inst. 4, 18, 3 Dig. 48, 4; Code, 9, 8.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.