ipso jure

adverb
ip·​so ju·​re | \ˈip-sō-ˈju̇r-ē, -ˈyü-rā\

Legal Definition of ipso jure 

: by the law itself : by the operation of law the securities sale was ipso jure unlawful

History and Etymology for ipso jure

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