in flagrante delicto

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in flagrante delicto

‘while the crime is flagrant’; colloquially, ‘caught in the act’.
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In 201s, I released In Flagrante Two which offers a reappraisal of the 1988 work; there are now two versions of the same book.
In Flagrante describes the communities in Northern England that were devastated by the de-industrialisation common to policies carried out by Mrs Thatcher and her predecessors starting in the mid-1970s.
Summary: Rabat - Morocco's security services arrested, on Thursday in Amezmiz (outskirts of Marrakech), a foreign missionary carrying out Christian proselytizing activities in flagrante delicto, Interior Ministry said.
MP Nigel Griffiths is caught in flagrante delicto in the Palace of Westminster.
Certainly the hottest gossip after Her Maj's glitzy bash was of a certain Mr Brand being asked to leave the St George's Hall after-show party having been caught in flagrante with a fan.
In his latest novel, THERE'S ALWAYS A REASON (Strebor Books, $14), William Fredrick Cooper weaves a powerful story about the crucible of love, betrayal and redemption, it is the story of William McCall, whose cycle of loss begins when--while preparing to make a surprise marriage proposal--he catches his girlfriend in flagrante delicto with another man.
After caught being in flagrante with two prostitutes, instead of being at his Defence Ministry office, he moved to a luxurious villa in Tuscany and lived a sybaritic life.
Even the most straitlaced among us have surely wondered: In zero gravity, what kinds of Cirque du Solar System permutations could one perform with a partner in flagrante delicto?
Its secretary-general is implicated in the multi-billion dollar oil-for-food scam; UN "peacekeepers" are charged with raping and/or sexually exploiting women and very young girls in the Congo, the Central African Republic, Cambodia, East Timor, and Kosovo; one of the UN's senior officials from France ran an Internet pedophile ring that victimized hundreds of children and has been caught in flagrante delicto with a 12-year-old; the UN's Population Fund (UNFPA) continues to fund China's notoriously brutal program of forced abortion and sterilization; despotic dictatorships and terrorist regimes chair or help run UN committees on human rights and counter-terrorism.
Cameras captured married man Barry Low in flagrante with engaged canteen boss Kelleigh McRae in the cashroom at the store in Lochee, Dundee.
Our most brazen show in this regard currently has to be NBC's ``Las Vegas'': Our young hero, casino fixer/security guy Danny McCoy (Josh Duhamel), was introduced in flagrante with his boss's daughter (Molly Sims), who soon joined the payroll.
The human figures, meanwhile, express a gnomic, diaphanous physicality that perfectly suits their function as placeholders for sensory experience--mostly we see them in flagrante, overlapping and transparent, dorky-graceful, like real love.