jus civile


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jus civile

the civil law of the Roman state or the body of law derived from the principles of this law. See ROMAN LAW.

JUS CIVILE. Among the Romans by jus civile was understood the civil law, in contradistinction to the public law, or jus gentium. 1 Savigny, Dr. Rom. c. 1, Sec. 1.

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Itaque majores aliud jus gentium, aliud jus civile esse voluerunt.
The period of local (parochial) law known as the jus civile.
Porque el moribundo siglo XVI exigia obras que rehicieran la ciencia juridica desde sus cimientos, y las obras basadas en el Jus Civile Romanorum --y mas si tenian en cuenta las aportaciones de los maestros del Jus Commune-- no se ajustaban a la demanda colectiva.