illegitimacy

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the state or quality of being illegal

the condition of being of illegitimate birth

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the status of being born to parents who were not married

unlawfulness by virtue of not being authorized by or in accordance with law

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In this article, focus is on how the Zimbabwean author Chitsike debates the role of traditional African customary law in relationship to the application of modern law to solving problems that arise in contexts where property rights for spouses are threatened by the greed of relatives who want to benefit from getting the property that they have not worked for.
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Cato Supreme Court Review: 2008-2009" is a must read for anyone studying the development of modern law.
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While royal titles were historically a prerogative act, the monarch could choose which name to be known by at accession, the modern law regarding title has been regulated by statute.
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