The Mexican justice Department has made no details public about the art collection of Héctor Beltrán Leyva.
But as justice Ginsberg said last month, “there is no need for us to rush,” with near unanimity among lower courts.
justice Samuel Alito rightfully warned against a sweeping gay marriage decision during oral arguments on Monday.
Mendoza, who had recently been demoted to Vice Minster of justice, resolved to go in and get Escobar on his own.
It was done after we had received a binding legal opinion from justice and approval from the White House to proceed.
It is no offence, therefore, by God to speak of His justice and His rights.
We did justice to the supper, as we had not had anything to eat for thirty-two hours.
Conscience did not answer, but she felt the justice of the criticism.
My object in calling upon him was to induce him to do me justice at last.
Such a course would comport as little with justice as with mercy.
mid-12c., "the exercise of authority in vindication of right by assigning reward or punishment;" also "quality of being fair and just," from Old French justice "justice, legal rights, jurisdiction" (11c.), from Latin iustitia "righteousness, equity," from iustus "upright, just" (see just (adj.)). The Old French word had widespread senses, including "uprightness, equity, vindication of right, court of justice, judge." The word began to be used in English c.1200 as a title for a judicial officer. Meaning "right order, equity" is late 14c. Justice of the peace first attested early 14c. In the Mercian hymns, Latin iustitia is glossed by Old English rehtwisnisse. To do justice to (someone or something) "render fully and fairly showing due appreciation" is from 1670s.
A figure in painting and sculpture that symbolizes the impartiality of true justice. The figure of Justice usually appears as a blindfolded woman with a scale in one hand and a sword in the other.
is rendering to every one that which is his due. It has been distinguished from equity in this respect, that while justice means merely the doing what positive law demands, equity means the doing of what is fair and right in every separate case.