5 days ago
Friday, December 5, 2008
The "de facto officer" doctrine...
Chicago Tribune Ad For Obama Records Extended Entries: The "de facto officer" doctrine...: "A de facto officer is one who actually assumes and exercises the duties of a public office under color of a known and authorized appointment, but who has failed to comply with all of the requirements and conditions by law prescribed as a precedent to the performance of the duties of the office." Read more here and here.