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date: 18 February 2020

Inter arma silent leges  ēn´tār ar´ma sē´lānt lā´gās .  in´tɜr ar´mu sī´lent le´jēz . 

Source:
Guide to Latin in International Law
Author(s):

Aaron X. Fellmeth,

Maurice Horwitz

“Among arms, laws are silent.”A maxim meaning that, during a military emergency, civil laws may be suspended in deference ...

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