law-abiding


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(of individuals) adhering strictly to laws and rules and customs

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Senator Jon Tester issued the following statement after voting to end Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, which provides the federal government with the authority to observe and collect data on law-abiding Americans without a warrant:
The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) applauded Governor Rick Snyder, R-MI, for signing Senate Bill 245, a bill to ensure better laws and protections for law-abiding citizens carrying an automatic knife.
Every time magbabasa tayo ng pahayagan, isang law-abiding citizen papatayin ng kriminal na adik.
Its about time that we started to make a lot more noise in support of law-abiding citizens who are causing us no grief, are not trying to blow us up and are not trying to stuff their religion down our throats.
Lenient sentencing AFTER reading about all the violent crimes committed and most who do them are roaming the streets after being given a non-custodial sentence, it makes me wonder whether all the law-abiding citizens would be safer if we were the ones behind bars.
Please note in the Northboro gun range situation, that law-abiding Americans in Massachusetts cannot exercise their rights under federal law to possess a sound suppressor for their firearms.
We have a law-abiding President" Duterte told the media in an interview on Thursday evening.
For that reason, they have always commanded respect from law-abiding Scots.
But to ban guns because criminals use them is to tell the innocent and law-abiding that their rights and liberties depend not on their own conduct, but on the conduct of the guilty and the lawless, and that the law will permit them to have only such rights and liberties as the lawless will allow .
Colonel Dr Salah Obaid Al Ghul, Cultural Director at the Secretariat-General of the Office of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, has called upon parents to inculcate law-abiding nature into their children in their early ages.
THE decent, law-abiding majority in Britain would never dream of joining in a brutal gang attack on a man then leaving him for dead.
Ordinary law-abiding folk who have had to put up with this illegal encampment for a decade.
to comfort these people who have committed crimes against law-abiding people and/or society?
According to NSSF, in 2008 Citi Merchant Services decided to stop processing credit card transactions for law-abiding people trying to use their credit cards to buy firearms.
In that landmark decision, the Supreme Court reaffirmed the fundamental right of law-abiding Americans to keep and bear arms, while outlawing the power of state and local governments to ban firearms.