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

    To happen.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. In the civil and old English law. To fall into. Calvin. To fall out; to happen; to come to pass. Calvin. To fall upon or under; to become subject or liable to. Incidere in legem, to incur the penalty of a law. Brissonius.