Definition of Declaratory sentence
1. Noun. A sentence (in the indicative mood) that makes a declaration.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Declaratory Sentence
Literary usage of Declaratory sentence
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett (1816)
"kingdoms; and so make them tyrants and usurpers, liable to be killed by nny hagd lawfully, without any declaratory sentence of the pope. ..."
2. Report of the Cases of Regina V. Millis, Et Regina V. Carroll: In the Queen by George Millis, Edward Spencer Dix, Ireland Court of King's Bench (1842)
"The question is, was there not a sentence of divorce ? if there was, that is not a declaratory sentence.—[CRAMPTON, J—The Courts Ecclesiastical cannot ..."
3. Notes of Cases in the Ecclesiastical & Maritime Courts: Easter Term 1841 to by Great Britain Courts, Thomas Thornton (1845)
"I am not aware of any case in which excommunication ipso facto does not require a declaratory sentence. Lyndwood, under every head in which excommunication ..."
4. The Ecclesiastical Law by Richard Burn, Robert Phillimore (1842)
"In a cause of nullity of marriage the alleged fact of marriage, of the legal nullity of which a declaratory sentence is prayed, must be proved; ..."
5. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Ecclesiastical Courts at by Jesse Addams, Great Britain High Court of Delegates (1825)
"In a cause of nullity of marriage, the marriage, of the nullity of which a declaratory sentence is prayed, requires, especially, to be proved —m which part ..."