Definition of "maxims"
  1. These are universally accepted principles or propositions that act as guidelines in the legal system. They help judges and lawyers in decision-making and are recognized in the codified laws of most states
How to use "maxims" in a sentence
  1. The maxims were consulted to aid in the judge's decision-making process.
  2. A good lawyer is no stranger to different maxims that can help their case.
  3. While learning law, one must understand various legal maxims and their applications.

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