in pari causa

adverb
in pa·​ri cau·​sa | \ in-ˈpä-rē-ˈkȯ-zə, -ˈkau̇-sä \

Legal Definition of in pari causa

: in a case where all parties stand equal in right according to law

History and Etymology for in pari causa

Late Latin, in a like case

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“In pari causa.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/in%20pari%20causa. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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