Summum jus, summa injuria. The rigor or height of law, is the height of
wrong. Hob. 125; 1 Chan. Rep. 4.
SUMMUM JUS. Extreme right, strict right. It is seldom that extreme right can
be administered without the danger of doing injustice, for extreme right may
produce extreme wrong. Summum jus, summa injuria.
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