Flight, or an escape from arrest for felony, is an acknowledgment of guilt . . . every man, who is accused, is bound to submit himself to the judgment of the law; and, whether it be a trespass, or whether it be a felony with which he is charged, it may, with truth, be said of him who shrinks from trial facinus fatetur qui judicium fugit.
Qui tacet non utique fatetur, sed tamen verum est eum non negare.cicero
Qui tacet non utique fatetur, sed tamen verum est eum non negare.Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
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