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Run

To have legal validity in a prescribed territory; as in, the writ (a court order) runs throughout the county. To have applicability or legal effect during a prescribed period of time; as in, the Statute of Limitations has run against the claim. To follow or accompany; to be attached to another thing in pursuing a prescribed course or direction; as in, the Covenant (a written promise or restriction) runs with the land.

run

(Contend), verb announce a candidacy, aspire to political office, be a candidate, be designated a candidate, become an office seeker, campaign, campaign for office, campaign for public office, canvass, challenge an incumment, compete, run for office, seek election, seek re-eleccion, seek to become a public official, solicit votes, stand for election, strive, vie

run

(Flee), verb abscond, break away, dash, decamp, depart, disengage, escape, fly, hasten, hurry, leave, move swiftly, quit, race, retreat, rush, scamper, take flight

run

(Flow), verb advance, continue, drain out, elapse, extend, flood, go on, pass, proceed, pour, team, surge, trickle
Associated concepts: conditions and deeds running with the land, covenants running with the land, running at large, running of the statute of limitations

run

(Manage), verb carry on, conduct, direct, drive, function, govern, guide, handle, influence, maintain, oversee, perform, regulate, steer, superintend, work
See also: abscond, chain, conduct, demand, exude, flee, function, govern, hierarchy, manage, manipulate, market, moderate, officiate, operate, race, rule
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The commission's proposed ban on independent expenditures, however, may sound tempting, but would likely run afoul of the First Amendment.
However, the latter options could potentially run afoul of the U.
The Children's Internet Protection Act does not run afoul of the First Amendment and is an effective way to protect minors while permitting adults to use a filter-free Internet.
City Attorney Dennis Barlow has said that offensive speech is constitutionally protected, and most council members declined to comment on what changes they would consider that would not run afoul of the First Amendment.
Companies that run afoul of the regulations can be hit with some significant penalties.
The team that for eight long years has been unable to shake the word ``if'' - if Marty McSorley hadn't used a curved stick, if Bruce McNall hadn't run afoul of the law, if Wayne Gretzky hadn't been traded, if Rob Blake had been signed for the rest of his career - cleared the Staples Center air of all such ambiguities.
Attempts by the State to restrict our right to advertise not only seek to subvert federal controls, they run afoul of recent U.
Contreras is not the only Rampart victim to run afoul of the law in recent weeks.
And yet I want them to understand that the team is bigger than either of their individual efforts, and that's what I'm getting across to them, is that whenever an individual puts himself ahead of the team, he runs aground to what I'm trying to do, and that's my territory, and that's where they've run afoul of our basketball club.
Lakers guard Isaiah Rider has run afoul of the NBA's drug policy and is facing fines and a potential suspension, an NBA source confirmed Friday.