- Quisquis praesumitur bonus; et semper in dubiis pro reo respondendum
- Everyone is presumed to be honest; and in doubtful cases it should be resolved in favor of the defendant.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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quisquis praesumitur bonus; et semper in dubiis pro reo respondendum — /kwiskwis praz(y)uwmatar bownas; et sempar in d(y)uwbiyas prow riyow raspondendam/ Every one is presumed good; and in doubtful cases the resolution should be ever for the accused … Black's law dictionary
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