Acquittance


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Acquittance

A written document which releases a second party from any financial or other liability. An example of an acquittance would be a receipt indicating payment in full.

Acquittance

The full satisfaction or discharge of a debt or other liability as witnessed by the issue of a receipt or other, similar document by the creditor.
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In response to this question that whether a careful, proficient and non culprit doctor by getting the acquittance from the patient or his parent is responsible for the loss or not, the great jurisprudents have presented some comments that are based on the Islamic penal code.
In contrast, Sheikh Tusi the founder of Najaf seminary and the author of two books from four books of Shiite by the name of "Altahzib" and "Alestebsar", and Shahid Sani the author of "Sharhe Lemae", Mohagegh Helli, the author of the "Alshraye" and many other great jurisprudents of the duodenum religious believe that Ijtehad and the proficiency of the doctor and getting permission from the patient or his parent for his treatment doesn't have any effect on the responsibility of the doctor and the careful and proficient but non culprit doctor, even if has the acquittance from the patient is responsible for the losses that has brought to the patient.
Imam Khomeini that his legal opinions in Tahrir Alvsile and more than any text and vote have influences on the drafters of the Islamic penal code believed that the culprit doctor is responsible for the damage to the patient, even if he has gotten the acquittance from the patient, and if the careful and proficient doctor gets the acquittance from the patient of his parent and doesn't be careless in his medicine, he isn't responsible.
Moreover, several of the acquittances indicate that the tradesmen who worked on the project were hired by Street who served as overseer for all phases of the project; for instance, William Shepherd, bricklayer, and Richard Deller, bargeman, were both paid "at the appointment of Peter Street." And if the schedule of payments in the annotations is at all accurate, despite a few delays, the work on the Fortune ticked along fairly regularly.
In human terms, the list of acquittances on the back of the Fortune contract also offers a directory of Street's crew and the craftsmen with whom he worked.
In looking over the list of acquittances it appears that both Henslowe and Alleyn kept accounts, but Henslowe's hand predominates.
(77) King: <f> Now must your conscience my acquittance seal, And you must put me in your heart for friend, Sith you have heard, and with a knowing ear, That he which hath your noble father slain Pursued my life.
25,650/2: St Paul's Cathedral Acquittance Book (receipts for salaries 1670-87); contains examples of Bing's signature and also occasionally other comments in his hand
The National Police Service yesterday asked relatives and acquittances of three terror suspects whose pictures were circulated to provide information on their whereabouts.
NPS urged those who suspect that their relatives or acquittances could have joined terror groups, are planning to travel to Jihadi centres or have returned from countries known to harbour Jihadists to immediately report to the nearest police station.
"With great sadness and a broken heart I have to let know [sic]&nbsp;all of Adrian's friends and acquittances that he is dead," Lamo's father (https://www.facebook.com/groups/majordomo/permalink/10156204603994522/) wrote on Facebook .
With the widening of the participants of aso ebi to include family, friends and acquittances, the practice is more than just a uniform but it is fast becoming a form of economic transaction.