Statute of

GLOUCESTER, STATUTE OF. An English statute, passed 6 Edw. I., A. D., 1278; so called, because it was passed at Gloucester. There were other statutes made at Gloucester, which do not bear this name. See stat. 2 Rich. II.

MARLEBRIDGE, STATUTE OF. The name of a statute passed the 52 Hen. III, A. D. 1267, so called because it was enacted at Marlebridge. Barr. on Stat. 58.

MERTON, STATUTE OF. A statute so called, because the parliament or rather council, which enacted it, sat at Merton, in Surrey. It was made the 20 Hen. III. A. D. 1236. See Barr. an the Stat. 41.

YORK, STATUTE OF. The name of an English statute, passed 12 Edw. II., Anno Domini 1318, and so called because it was enacted at York. It contains many wise provisions and explanations of former statutes. Barr. on the Stat. 174. There were other statutes made at York in the reign of Edw. III., but they do not bear this name.

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He was wild when he was young; a long while ago to be sure; but in the law of God, there is no statute of limitations.
By the Irish Statute of George the Second," he said, "every marriage celebrated by a Popish priest between two Protestants, or between a Papist and any person who has been a Protestant within twelve months before the marriage, is declared null and void.
In doing so, the court effectually jettisoned CTS' argument that the plaintiffs' claims of toxic torts are time-barred under North Carolina tort law, which includes a 10-year statute of repose.
KUWAIT, Sept 29 (KUNA) -- Minister of Commerce and Industry Anas Al-Saleh announced on Sunday issuance of executive statute of the law on commercial companies (NO 424/2013) as a fulfillment by the ministry for law requirements, and compliance to the prescribed six-month duration of its issuance.
51) The first American criminal statute of limitations appeared in the Colony of Massachusetts in 1652.
If the statute of interest appeared in the supplement and the date in question was after the effective date of the amendment, but before the next year's repeal and reenactment, the supplement should be cited.
Managing the statute of limitations (SOL) on assessment can be complicated, particularly for partnerships and partners.
19393 because retroactive tax collection was not possible for the years involved since the statute of limitations was not open for all taxpayers who took the deduction for such that they could be treated similarly.
More than 800 claims and lawsuits were filed statewide before that window closed at the beginning of the new year and the statute of limitation for such crimes was reinstated.
The current obstruction of justice charges against Arthur Andersen have been brought under a "witness tampering" statute of the federal criminal code because no specific charge of document shredding exists that can be brought against the firm.