actual knowledge


actual knowledge
actual knowledge see knowledge

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

actual knowledge
the state of knowing the material facts at issue.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.

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  • knowledge — The perception of the mind as to facts; information and intelligence. Utley v Hill, 155 Mo 232, 55 SW 1091, 1102. As an element of a criminal offense, awareness of those facts which are essential to the unlawfulness of the act alleged as criminal …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • actual notice — Express information of a fact, as well as circumstances from which an inference of notice is clearly justified. 39 Am J1st Notice § 4. However closely actual notice may in many instances approximate knowledge, there may be actual notice without… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Actual Grace — • A grace that is given for the performance of salutary acts and is present and disappears with the action itself Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Actual Grace     Actual Grace …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Actual Idealism — was a form of idealism developed by Giovanni Gentile that grew into a grounded idealism contrasting the Transcendental Idealism of Immanuel Kant and the Absolute idealism of Georg Hegel. Acceptance It was successful in laying a theory of… …   Wikipedia


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