Origin of delict
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The "natural" sources of liability were delict and contract.
Another point of Gregorian emphasis: no delict is remitted without punishment.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume I of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
This 210 difference no doubt arises from the tendency to extend the bounds of a delict and to limit the bounds of a crime.
Thus recovery of a sum of money by way of penalty for a delict is the historical starting point of liability.
The words contravention, crime, and delict were of no value.Bouvard and Pcuchet, part 2|Gustave Flaubert