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

    The common right of the people. See 1 Bl. Comm. 65.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    The common right of all the people. 1 Bl. Comm. 65, 67. The jus commune, or common law, mentioned in the laws of King Edward the Elder, declaring the same equal right, law, or justice to be due to persons of all degrees. Wharton.