after the fact

See accessory after the fact.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Accessary after the fact — Fact Fact (f[a^]kt), n. [L. factum, fr. facere to make or do. Cf. {Feat}, {Affair}, {Benefit}, {Defect}, {Fashion}, and { fy}.] 1. A doing, making, or preparing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A project for the fact and vending Of a new kind of fucus,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Accessary after the fact — Accessary Ac*ces sa*ry (277), n.; pl. {Accessaries}. [Cf. {Accessory} and LL. accessarius.] (Law) One who, not being present, contributes as an assistant or instigator to the commission of an offense. [1913 Webster] {Accessary before the fact}… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accessory after the fact — noun see accessory I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • After the Holocaust — The aftermath of the Holocaust had a profound effect on society in both Europe and the rest of the world. Its impact could be felt in theological discussions, artistic and cultural pursuits and political decisions. The fate of displaced persons… …   Wikipedia

  • After the Fall (play) — After the Fall is a play by American dramatist Arthur Miller. The original performance opened in New York City on January 23, 1964, directed by Elia Kazan and starring Barbara Loden and Jason Robards Jr., with a cameo appearance by Faye Dunaway.… …   Wikipedia

  • After the Hole — (1993) is a psychological horror novel by Guy Burt, which was the basis for the 2001 film The Hole . It won a Betty Trask Award in 1994. Plot summaryAt a British private school, five students Liz (the narrator of many flash backs), Mike (the… …   Wikipedia

  • After the Gold Rush — Infobox Album | Name = After the Gold Rush Type = studio Artist = Neil Young Released = September 19 1970 Recorded = August 1969 June 1970 Genre = Rock Length = 35:10 Label = Reprise Producer = Neil Young, David Briggs with Kendall Pacios Reviews …   Wikipedia

  • After the Funeral — infobox Book | name = After the Funeral title orig = translator = image caption = Dust jacket illustration of the US (true first) edition. See Publication history (below) for UK first edition jacket image. author = Agatha Christie illustrator =… …   Wikipedia

  • After the Night and the Music — Borrowing its title from the Howard Dietz song You and the Night and the Music, , it actually is a one acter preceded by a curtain raiser, a quartet of interlaced monologues, and an intermission.The aptly titled Curtain Raiser is set in the bar… …   Wikipedia

  • Before the Fact — infobox Book | name = Before the Fact title orig = translator = author = Anthony Berkeley writing as Francis Iles cover artist = country = England language = English series = genre = Crime novel publisher = Gollancz release date = 1932 media type …   Wikipedia

  • Accept the Fact — Infobox Album | Name = Accept the Fact Type = Album Artist = Warmen Released = October 3, 2005 Recorded = ? Genre = Power metal Length = 39:17 Label = Spinefarm Records Producer = Janne Wirman Reviews = Last album = Beyond Abilities (2002) This… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.