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to bring to an end forcibly as if by imposing a heavy weight

Synonyms for quash

put down by force or intimidation

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His PSA was quashed in June this year, but the authorities did not release him and instead detained him again under the PSA.
QUASHED Speeding tickets acounted for almost 37,000 of the penalty point cases which were written off by Garda officers
Those whose PSA was quashed by High Court include Mohammad Yousuf Falahi of Shopian, Mohammad Saleem War of Sopore, Nazir Ahmad Rather of Tral, Shahid Ahmad Tantray of Baramulla, Asif Gull of Baramulla, Mohammad Afzal Butt of Sopore, Aijaz Ahmad Dhobi of Beerwah, Ghulam Nabi Dar of Shopian, Mustafa Sheikh of Lolab and Mohammad Subhan Dar of Kulgam.
For example, if the Secretary of State fails to give intelligible, proper and adequate reasons for his decision, the decision may be quashed by the court.
A six-year football banning order was also quashed.
A MERSEYSIDE man will have a retrial after judges quashed his conviction for conspiring to supply heroin in the Shrewsbury area.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 21 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Friday quashed an order of the Foreigners Regional Registration Office (FRRO) issued to 69 Chinese nationals directing them to immediately leave India.
ISLAMABAD -- High Court in Indian Occupied Kashmir has quashed the illegal detention under draconian law Public Safety Act (PSA) of senior Hurriyat leader, Masarrat Aalam Butt, who has been lodged in Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu.
KARACHI, June 11, 2010 (Balochistan Times): The police officers in Sindh who acted as investigation officers during the period from 1992 to 1998 in criminal cases quashed under NRO have once again offered their services following the reopening of the cases in the light of Supreme Court verdict.
THE Cork County Board yesterday denied reports that Donncha O'Connor's one-month suspension was quashed as a result of a technicality that surfaced from the referee's report.
The judge quashed health and safety charges against Mr Corbett.
Summary: Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Nov 2 (ANI): Madras High Court on Friday quashed a sanction order issued by Income Tax officials for the prosecution of former Union Minister P Chidambaram's wife, son and daughter-in-law under the Black Money (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and Imposition of Tax Act, 2015.
Upon it the court issued orders that the cases be quashed. Talking to media men after the hearing Liaqat Jatoi told he was hoping justice from the court.
In what bore all the hallmarks of a classic fudge, the arbitration body quashed the Central Hearings Committee's original ban, claiming "procedural irregularities" had occurred.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Nov 2 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday quashed a First Information Report (FIR) against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Parliament Anurag Thakur, his father and former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and others for alleged irregularities in granting land on lease for the Dharamshala cricket stadium.