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a serious breaking of the public law

something that offends one's sense of propriety, fairness, or justice

a great disappointment or regrettable fact

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The perpetrators of this criminal act will not go unpunished, sooner or later, Manna'a said, adding they would not deter us from continuing construction and development in Sa'ada.
that must have been a criminal act by the Americans.
Of those, 21 percent were involved in a violent criminal act in 1998, 61 percent were white, the average family size was 4.
During the decades preceding the routine activity theory, the pendulum of research began to focus on criminal acts, rather than broad social causes of crime.
Tided 'A Line in the Sand', it considers an emerging debate on 'the nature of space and the consequences for architectural theory' raised by this obstruction; a debate between the architect Eyal Weizman, who sees it as a criminal act of architecture, and Simon Navez, an Israeli general, who sees it as 'simplistic and vulgar' and seeks in the writings of Deleuze and the Situationists a more effective means of separation and erasure.
My investigation doesn't indicate that there was any criminal act associated with the decedent's death,'' homicide Sgt.
State inmates brought separate pro se actions for federal habeas corpus relief, each alleging that prison officials violated his due process rights by revoking earned credits in prison disciplinary hearings for a criminal act that he did not commit.
As I will not tolerate the loss of any one of these brave men or women due to the failure of an officer's character, I will not tolerate a single unreported criminal act on the part of our cadets.
Presiding Judge Tetsuya Yoshimoto said Kitamura, 33, was involved in the criminal act itself as he was aware of the plan in advance and clearly realized killing power of sarin gas.
To increase the punishment for a criminal act depending upon the identity of the victim also seems un-American.
Saleh "expressed his deep regret and sorrow for this criminal act against our country and against the United States of America, stressing that the efforts will continue in order to disclose more facts and information about this criminal act and all those who were involved in order to persue them and bring them to justice".
This is a unpardonable criminal act that challenges the spontaneous moves by the people toward reunification of the fatherland," KCNA said in a dispatch monitored in Beijing.
Mekka, May 26 (BNA): The Secretariat-General of Muslim World League (MWL) has condemned the armed terror attack that occurred in Minya province, Egypt, and resulted in scores of deaths and injuries, stressing that such a criminal act reflects the state of misery from which terrorists suffer as shown in the treacherous and criminal acts they commit contrary to all values, norms and conventions.
He stressed that his alleged endorsement of the nongovernment organizations supposedly controlled by Janet Lim-Napoles was not a criminal act described under the plunder law.