tacit consent

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(law) tacit approval of someone's wrongdoing

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The Tax Court held that neither the substantial compliance nor the tacit consent doctrine excused a taxpayer's failure to sign a joint return.
A Ukrainian lawmaker close to the circle of Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said of the Crimea blackout: "This was all done with the tacit consent of the country's whole leadership.
Following the 2011 embassy attack, Britain said it could not have happened without the tacit consent of Iran's then regime.
Parliamentarians are waiting for decisive measures to liberate the Russian journalists on the part of those Western capitals, without whose tacit consent and direct connivance the current Kiev authorities would not dare to resort to repressions against representatives of the mass media.
Some say that informed consent is not required, as there is implied or tacit consent to participate in a consultation.
The next Chief Executive gave his tacit consent to operators of illegal numbers game.
Laws should be obeyed and when, by tacit consent, they are not, it attacks the whole basis of the rule of law.
Knowledge is no longer a plain tacit consent, as an intellectual exercise of a simple acquisition, a definition to be memorized by pupils or students .
Al-Jazeera channel is working in Egypt under tacit consent by Egyptian authorities to work, meaning that there is no official paperwork that proves that it was approved to work in Egypt," said Karim Abdel Rady, a researcher at the Arabic Network for Human Rights (ANHRI).
Despite the official opposition to the BDI officials' paying of tribute in Slupcane, it is speculated that there is tacit consent for the act by VMRO-DPMNE with the aim of raising the rating of both coalition parties.
According to unofficial data, with the tacit consent of the employees of the
Express consent is clear-cut and simple, and written or spoken; tacit consent is shown by the actions of individual as if he is living, accepting all the laws, and enjoying the services of the state, it means he has agreed tacitly in favour of the government.
The societies also said the acceptance of the opposition to take part in the National Consensus Dialogue was a tacit consent for it to be part of the Dialogue table.
Instead, the provision has become a tool to suppress free speech and dissent, meaning the misuse is likely to have the tacit consent of higher- ups.
claimed that the nineteenth-century replacement of tacit consent with