De jure decimarum, originem ducens de jure patronatus, tunc cognitio spectat at legem civilem, i

Dictionary: 
Ballentine's Law Dictionary

e., communem. As to the right of tithes, taking its origin from the right of the patron then the civil law has jurisdiction of it, that is the common law.

Author: 
James A. Ballentine
Publisher: 
The Bobbs-Merrill Company
Year Published: 
1916
Genre: 
Law Dictionary