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  • To remove a judge under a writ of scire facias at common law, you must demonstrate culpable intent.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Rosen on Sotomayor, Part Tres:

  • The remedy of scire facias is implied by the very existence of the Good Behavior Clause, and when wielded by an aggrieved individual citizen, separation-of-powers issues are neatly avoided.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Rosen on Sotomayor, Part Tres:

  • Tu ne quaesieris--scire nefas--quem mihi, quem tibi finem di dederint, Leuconoë, nec Babylonios temptaris numeros.

    Ferule & Fescue

  • Taking knowledge (scire: to know) in its most generic sense, for Henry it is undeniable that man knows something; Augustine's reservations should be taken to refer to those who claim that judgment is co-extensive with sensation.

    Hitler's Angel (A Meta Christmas Carol)

  • However, the above concerns knowledge in general, scire in the broadest sense.

    Hitler's Angel (A Meta Christmas Carol)

  • Moving on to knowledge in the strict sense, proprie scire or certitudinaliter scire, things get more complicated.

    Hitler's Angel (A Meta Christmas Carol)

  • Pennsylvania, for example, substituted, through the action of scire facias sur mortgage 1705, a common-law mode of foreclosure for the usual procedures in equity.

    A History of American Law

  • In New Hampshire, where pleadings had always been simple, clear, and direct, the lawyers introduced more sophistication and complexity during the years 1692 to 1700; the action of ejectment, the writs of scire facias and supersedeas, the action of trespass de bonis asportatis, entered New Hampshire as immigrants at this time.55 Students of Massachusetts law on the eve of the Revolution have declared it to be quite conservative, at least by earlier standards.

    A History of American Law

  • Commonitio erit juvenibus haec, hisce ut abstineant magis, et omissa lascivia quae homines reddit insanos, virtutis incumbant studiis (Aeneas Sylv.) et curam amoris si quis nescit hinc poterit scire.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • O Jupiter contingat mihi aurum haereditas, &c. Multos da Jupiter annos, Dementia quanta est hominum, turpissima vota diis insusurrant, si quis admoverit aurem, conticescunt; et quod scire homines nolunt, Deo narrant.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

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