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Flashcards in Legal Terms- V Deck (11):
1

VACATE

To set aside; to move out.

2

VARIANCE

A discrepancy or disagreement between two instruments or two aspects of the same case, which by law should be consistent.

3

VENDEE

A purchaser or buyer.

4

VENDOR

The person who transfers property by sale, particularly real estate; the term "seller" is used more commonly for one who sells personal property.

5

VENIREMEN

Person ordered to appear to serve on a jury or composing a panel of jurors.

6

VENUE

The place at which an action is tried, generally based on locality or judicial district in which an injury occurred or a material fact happened.

7

VERDICT

The formal decision or finding of a jury.

8

VERFIY

To confirm or substantiate by oath.

9

VEST

To accrue to.

10

VOID

Having no legal force or binding effect.

11

VOIR DIRE

Preliminary examination of a witness or a juror to test competence, interest, prejudice, etc.