coram judice

[ kawr-am -joo-di-see, kohr-am ]
/ ˈkɔr æm ˈdʒu dɪˌsi, ˈkoʊr æm /

adverb Law.

before a court having the authority to hear and decide (the case in question).

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Origin of coram judice

1600–10; <Latin: in the presence of a judge
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