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within, allowed by, or sanctioned by the law

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conformable to or allowed by law

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according to custom or rule or natural law

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having a legally established claim

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authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law

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Such was my Scotch marriage--as lawful a ceremony, remember, as the finest family wedding at the largest parish church in all England.
And so we get a double set of masters," cried Tom indignantly-- "the lawful ones, who are responsible to the Doctor at any rate, and the unlawful, the tyrants, who are responsible to nobody.
Public opinion wouldn't allow them actually to rob him of his ticket, but any humbug or intimidation by which he could be driven to sell the whole or part at an undervalue was lawful.
Allah says the meaning of which translates as: "O Mankind eat from whatever is on earth that is lawful and good, and do not follow the footsteps of Satan indeed he is to you a clear enemy" (Al-Baqarah: 168).
The joy of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to a 4-count charge, bordering on public nuisance, escape from lawful custody, assault to deter public servant while performing his lawful duty.
A source noted: "Every lawful assembly is authorised.
Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has awarded nearly $10 million in grants to 45 public and private non-profit organizations across the country to help lawful permanent residents prepare for naturalization.
The day before new regulations come in to force, a High Court judge in London declared that they are "valid and lawful in all respects", and rejected a judicial review action brought against Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt by four of the world's biggest firms.
com)-- According to a new report by Allied Market Research, titled "World Lawful Interception Market - Opportunities and Forecasts, 2015-2022", the global lawful interception market is forecast to reach $3.
Lawful interception refers to legally authorized surveillance of data and voice communication; it constitutes an important tool for law enforcement agencies worldwide for investigating and litigating criminal activities and tackle the ever-growing threat of terrorism.
The lawful activities statute generally prohibits an employer from terminating an employee for engaging in a "lawful activity" off the premises of the employer, and during non-working hours.
The trial court dismissed Coats' claim, finding that the Amendment provided registered patients an affirmative defense to state criminal prosecution without making their use of medical marijuana a lawful activity within the meaning of the law.
The last chapter addresses the execution of no-fly zone interventions, discussing what are lawful targets, how are lawful targets verified, and when may lawful targets be attacked.
Under the constitutional, lawful and democratic way I would have said hold elections again," Ashraf told reporters during a news conference.
J Salik petitioner has taken plea in his petition that liquor has been declared unlawful in Islam and on the other hand income being collected out of tax on the liquor is being included in lawful budget continuously.