Non suit

NON SUIT. The name of a judgment given against a plaintiff, when be is unable to prove his case, or when he refuses or neglects to proceed to the trial of a cause after it has been put at issue, without determining such issue.
     2. It is either voluntary or involuntary.
     3. A voluntary nonsuit is an abandonment of his cause by a plaintiff, and an agreement that a judgment for costs be entered against him.
     4. An involuntary nonsuit takes place when the 'Plaintiff on being called, when his case is before the court for trial, neglects to appear, or when he has given no evidence upon which a jury could find a verdict. 13 John. R. 334.
     5. The courts of the United States; 1 Pet. S. C. R. 469, 476; those of Pennsylvania; 1 S. & R. 360; 2 Binn. R. 234, 248; 4 Binn. R. 84; Massachusetts; 6 Pick. R. 117; Tennessee; 2 Overton, R. 57; 4 Yerg. R. 528; and Virginia; 1 Wash. R. 87, 219 cannot order a nonsuit against a plaintiff who has given evidence of his claim. In Alabama, unless authorized by statute, the court cannot order a nonsuit. Minor, R. 75; 3 Stew. R. 42.
     6. In New York; 13 John. R 334; 1 Wend. R. 376; 12 John. R. 299; South Carolina; 2 Bay, R. 126, 445; 2 Bailey, R. 321; 2 McCord, R. 26; and Maine; 2 Greenl. R. 5; 3 Greenl. R. 97; a nonsuit may in general be ordered where the evidence is insufficient to support the action. Vide article Judgment of Nonsuit, and Grah. Pr. 269; 3 Chit. Pr. 910; 1 Sell. Pr. 463; 1 Arch. Pr. 787; Bac. Ab. h.t.; 15 Vin. Ab. 560.

non parity
Non potest adduci exception ejusdem rei cujus petitur dissolutio
Non praestat impedimentum quod de jure non sortitur effectum
non pros
Non pros.
Non prosequitur
Non quod dictum est
Non refert an quis assensum suum praefert verbis
Non refert quid ex aequipolentibus fiat
Non refert quid notum sit judice si notum non sit in forma judici
Non refert verbis an factis fit revocatio
Non residence
Non Return to Zero Inverted
Non sequitur
Non solum quid licet
Non submissit
-- Non suit --
Non sum informatus
Non sunt longa ubi nihil est quod demere possis
Non temere credere
Non tenent insimul
Non tenuit
Non tenure
Non term
Non user
Non videntur qui errant consentire
Non videtur quisquam id capere
non vult
non-algorithmic procedure
non-Christian priest
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