Ubi jus

Ubi jus, ibi remedium. Where there is a right, there is a remedy. 1 T. R. 512; Co. Litt. 197, b; 3 Bouv. Inst. n. 2411; 4 Bouv. Inst. n. 3726.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Therefore, upon release, it should be the duty of the government under the principle of 'ubi jus, ibi remedium' to make the person whole for the loss they have suffered for every hour of every day they have wrongly spent in jail so that they may be able to readjust back into society and rebuild their lives.
"If the political branches of the government will not act on this baneful problem, then the citizenry must act and seek appropriate judicial relief from the court of last resort pursuant to the principle of ubi jus ibi remedium--where there is a right, there is a remedy," he added.
The driving force behind my initiatives is the famous legal Maxim: UBI JUS IBI REMEDIUM - Where there is Right There is Remedy, he remarked.