non compos mentis

Adj.1.non compos mentis - not of sound mind, memory, or understanding; in law, not competent to go to trial
Synonyms: of unsound mind

NON COMPOS MENTIS, persons. These words signify not of sound mind, memory, or understanding. This is a generic term, and includes all the species of madness, whether it arise from, 1, idiocy; 2, sickness 3, lunacy or 4, drunkenness. Co. Litt. 247; 4 Co. 124; 1 Phillim. R. 100; 4 Com. Dig. 613; 5 Com. Dig. 186; Shelf. on Lunatics, 1; and the articles Idiocy; Lunacy.

abnormal, bereft of reason, brainsick, crackbrained, cracked, crazed, crazy, daft, deluded, demented, deprived of reason, deranged, disoriented, distraught, flighty, hallucinated, insane, irrational, loco, lunatic, mad, maddened, manic, mazed, mental, mentally deficient, meshuggah, moon-struck, non compos, not all there, not right, odd, of unsound mind, off, psycho, queer, reasonless, senseless, sick, stark-mad, stark-staring mad, strange, tetched, touched, unbalanced, unhinged, unsane, unsettled, unsound, wandering, witless
Non acceptavit
Non access
Non accipi debent verba in demonstrationem falsam
Non age
Non alio modo puniatur aliquis
Non assumpsit
Non assumpsit infra sex annos
Non auditor perire volens
Non bis in idem
Non cepit modo et forma
Non claim
Non compos
-- non compos mentis --
Non concessit
Non conformists english law
Non consentit qui errat
Non constat
Non culpabilis
Non damnificatus
Non debet
Non decipitur qui scit se decipi
Non dedit
Non definitur in jure quid sit conatus
Non demisit
Non detinet
Non differunt quae concordant re
Non effecit affectus nisi sequatur effectus
Non est arctius vinculum inter homines quam jusjurandum
Non est certandum de regulis juris
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