mainsworn


mainsworn
Handsworn,–the condition of a person who has committed perjury after having made oath with his hand on the Book.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • mainsworn — /meynsworn/ Forsworn, by making false oath with hand (main) on Used in the north of England …   Black's law dictionary

  • mainsworn — /meynsworn/ Forsworn, by making false oath with hand (main) on Used in the north of England …   Black's law dictionary

  • handsworn — See mainsworn …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • sworn — See duly sworn; legally sworn; mainsworn; swear. sworn copy. A copy proved by oral evidence to have been compared with the original document and to correspond exactly therewith. Verified under oath. See certified copy …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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