How to use Delicts in a sentence
In regard to crimes delicts (delits) were divided into classes for purposes of jurisdiction.
What were called " privileged delicts" were judged in the case of the clergy conjointly by the spiritual judge and the king's judge.
Spanish codes still contain severe penalties for delicts against the state religion, as writers frequently discover when they give offence to the ecclesiastical authorities.
These countries have created a hierarchy of temporal courts competent to deal with every matter of which law takes cognizance, and a penal code which embraces and deals with all crimes or delicts which the state recognizes as offences.Advertisement