alterum non laedere (al-t<<schwa>>r-<<schwa>>m [or awl-] non lee-d<<schwa>>-ree).
[Latin “not to injure another”] Roman & civil law. To hurt no one by word or deed. • This was one
of the three general precepts in which Justinian expressed the requirements of the law (Digest
188.8.131.52; Institutes 1.1.3). Cf. HONESTE VIVERE; SUUM CUIQUE TRIBUERE. [Blacks Law 8th]