Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    Fictio juris non est, ubi veritas. Fiction yields to truth. There is no fiction of law where there is truth.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Fictio juris non est ubi veritas. Fiction yields to truth. Where there is truth, fiction of law exists not.