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Synonyms for law

Synonyms for law

a principle governing affairs within or among political units

the formal product of a legislative or judicial body

a broad and basic rule or truth

to institute or subject to legal proceedings

Synonyms for law

the collection of rules imposed by authority

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a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society

a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature

the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do

the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system

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A Spokesman of HDP said here Saturday that there is no of FC posts interest close to Mannan Chowk, Zarghoon road and in Saranan and despite continued ignorance of law enforcers they were not answerable.
You should have also been fully aware of the content of the undertaking written in Arabic because ignorance of law is not an excuse in law.
Despite my ignorance of law, it is a common sense that such major decision of relocating the national capital to be subjected to wider consultation and not to be decided by few of us.
The major reason for their exploitation is that nurses are unable to claim their rights due to ignorance of law.
Moreover, 335 persons expressed their reluctance to invest in Tunisia, particularly because of difficulties of access to information, ignorance of law or failure of projects in their entourage.
The defendant may avail him/herself of the general defenses applicable to all crimes, including: mistake, ignorance of law, intoxication, insanity, duress, etc.
Hence, even though the ignorance of law is no excuse, in the instant case a lawmaker cannot resort to the argument that he was ignorant that his degree was forged.
The NCCC said in the statement that Thaksin and his wife Pochamarn could not cite ignorance of law and could not avoid responsibility even though the secretary prepared the declarations.
In Ignorance of Law Is an Excuse -- but Only for the Virtuous,(1) Professor Dan Kahan reconciles what I had thought was an irreconcilable body of law.