What does AD VITAM AUT CULPAM mean?

AD VITAM AUT CULPAM meaning in Law Dictionary

forever or until fault. This phrase defines the tenure of an office which can be otherwise said to be held "for a lifetime or during great behavior." It really is equal to quamdiu bene se gcsscrit.


Sentence Examples with the word AD VITAM AUT CULPAM

Some officials hold their offices ad vitam aut culpam or dum bene se gesserunt, others can be dismissed at any time and without reason assigned and without compensation.

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