This is a Maxim of Tort Law: "Ex Turpi Causa Non Oritur Actio". - Legal Reasoning

Advertisement Remove all ads
MCQ

This is a maxim of tort law: "Ex turpi causa non oritur actio".

Options

  • A person cannot pursue a cause of action if it arises out of his own guilty act

  • A person cannot be guilty if he has no reason to commit the crime

  • The victim of a crime has a right to sue the perpetrator in tort

  • Friends who commit crimes together cannot be tried together

Advertisement Remove all ads

Solution

A person cannot pursue a cause of action if it arises out of his own guilty act

Concept: Legal Terms and Maxims (Entrance Exam)
  Is there an error in this question or solution?
Advertisement Remove all ads
Advertisement Remove all ads
Share
Notifications

View all notifications


      Forgot password?
View in app×