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To the vice of luxury was she so abandoned that lust she made licit in her law, to take away the blame she had incurred.
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His only act was to return a negative answer to the question whether it was licit to employ diabolic arts to save the city.
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It remained for Aristotle to invent a genuine method of sorting out a licit from an illicit type of argument.
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There are three fundamental conditions: 1, the consent; 2, a licit cause; 3, the capacity of the contracting parties.
ELEMENTS OF MORALSPAUL JANET
To make such a double-effect action licit there are four conditions which are explained in the chapter on Mutilation.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
Indirect mutilation may be licit when the evil to be avoided is proportional to the mutilation.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
The good of the body is the sole cause that renders direct mutilation licit.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
Even if this forcible delivery should happen to hasten somewhat the mother's death, the action would be morally licit.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
This is a clear case of double effect immediately issuing from the same cause, and the operation is morally licit.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
Because it is not licit to inflict a grave mutilation to avert a possible or probable future evil.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
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WORDS RELATED TO LICIT

  • acknowledged
  • allowed
  • authorized
  • card-carrying
  • chartered
  • clean
  • condign
  • constitutional
  • contractual
  • decreed
  • due
  • enforced
  • enforcible
  • fair
  • forensic
  • granted
  • innocent
  • judged
  • judicial
  • juridical
  • just
  • justifiable
  • justified
  • lawful
  • legit
  • legitimate
  • licit
  • on the level
  • on the up and up
  • ordained
  • passed
  • precedented
  • prescribed
  • proper
  • protected
  • right
  • rightful
  • sanctioned
  • sound
  • statutory
  • straight
  • sure enough
  • valid
  • warranted
  • within the law
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