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Synonyms for illegality

Synonyms for illegality

the state or quality of being illegal

a serious breaking of the public law

Antonyms for illegality

unlawfulness by virtue of violating some legal statute

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The Executive Director, Centre for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution, Idris Miliki, said: 'It is most disappointing that this is the first governor in the history of Nigeria to have perpetrated such illegality and criminality.
I will here limit myself to two forms of illegality.
On Tuesday, the United Nations (UN) secretary-general Ban Ki-moon strongly criticised Israel's decision to build the new housing units, pointing at the illegality of them.
He said that a senate committee had deliberated on the issue and last year called for setting up a committee to look into this huge illegality but no action has been taken.
member states to take action to implement the ICJ's decision on the illegality
Agarwal said other issues with regard to criminality or illegality in awarding various contracts to private parties coming out in recorded conversations of one person with another will be taken by them after completing the first three issues relating to the right to privacy.
The PNC recalled the ninth anniversary of the advisory opinion of the International Court of Justice adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2004, which confirmed the illegality of the barrier and settlements in all the Palestinian land occupied since 1967, including East Jerusalem.
Earlier, during the press conference on April 12, 2012, member of the Commission for Selection of Candidates for State Service for Economic Crimes Combat and president of Markets, Trade Enterprises and Services Association of Kyrgyzstan, Sergey Ponomarev commented that statements of MPs on illegality of elimination of Financial Police are invalid.
Madurese seafarers; prahus, timber and illegality on the margins of the Indonesian state.
Sturgeon said yesterday that the medical director of NHS Lothian - who manage Edinburgh Royal Infirmary where Fraser Brown was born - is ready to launch a probe if evidence of illegality within the health board is produced.
The first congress of PCOT is held after 25 years of activities in illegality and persecution by the political police under the former regime," said Mr.
In publishing its report, the Sunday Mercury did not intend to suggest there had been any illegality on the part of ACN or Mr Jukes and we are very happy to con-firm that that remains its position.
Thus, based on the aforementioned, Labor Minister Boutros Harb objected on the illegality of the electoral process whereby he said that contacts' door shall be kept open so that a proper electoral process be held.
MAY I ask your readers if like me they feel nothing but revulsion towards both Ed Milliband and Ed Balls, who now cry that the war in Iraq was wrong and hinted at its possible illegality, as both failed to express these views when Tony Blair and his cabinet committed our country to war?