Judicial Dictionary - M

Judicial Dictionary

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Mala fidesMala fides signify with or in bad faith. Mala fide is to be alleged with particularity- Assertion of...573
MaliceMalice means unjustified, inexcusable intent to commit a wrongful, legally evil act. Malice is a legal...546
Malicious ProsecutionMalicious prosecution is a merit less civil or criminal action instituted solely to harass the defendant....584
MalikanaMalikana means ownership or ownership rights. Section 3 (The SAT Act, 1950) is clear indicator of the...616
Mandatory injunctionMandatory injunction requiring the performance of some specific act. An injunctive order issued by a...578
MarshallingMarshalling is meant to protect the junior creditor from the effect of choices of enforcement strategy...517
MischiefThe etymology of the word comes from Old French mischief, which means "misfortune,' from mischever, "to...577
MortgageA mortgage is the transfer of an interest in specific immoveable property for the purpose of securing...536
MurderMurder is the intentional killing of a human being. It includes causing serious physical injury leading...518