Monthly Archives: October 2016

A priori and a posteriori

For other uses, see A priori (disambiguation) and A posteriori (disambiguation). The Latin phrases a priori (lit. “from the earlier”) and a posteriori (lit. “from the latter”) are philosophical terms of art popularized by Immanuel Kant‘s Critique of Pure Reason(first … Continue reading

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A mensa et thoro

Legal separation (sometimes “judicial separation”, “separate maintenance”, “divorce a mensa et thoro“, or “divorce from bed-and-board”) is a legal process by which a married couple may formalize a de facto separation while remaining legally married. A legal separation is granted … Continue reading

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