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Adhuc sub iudice (judice) lis est.
The case is still before the court.

Members of the legal profession are enjoined from making any public statements or discussing about anything that is under adjudication (sub judice).

When people are under indictment and public officials accused of misconduct in office, they may invoke the statement for the purpose of avoiding public discussion of their court case.

This entry is located in the following unit: Latin Proverbs, Mottoes, Phrases, and Words: Group A (page 11)