Color Of Right

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Meaning of Color Of Right

An act is said to be done under color of right when it is done in the honest, however misplaced, belief that the doing of the act is legal . The belief must be reasonable and based on some sort of recognized custom . The term denotes an honest belief in a state of facts, which if it existed, would be a legal justification or excuse .

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