within the law

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Well, ‘Duke, I call this democracy, not republicanism; but I say nothing; only let him keep within the law, or I shall show him that the freedom of even this country is under wholesome restraint.
So cowed was their condition, and so long and hard their experience of what such a man could do to them, within the law and beyond it, that not a voice, or a hand, or even an eye was raised.
You are no very shrewd reasoner, fellow," quoth the knight; "for if it be within the law for you to threaten him with your club, then it is also lawful for me to threaten you with my sword.
Really, prince, do you think we are such fools as not to be aware that this matter does not come within the law, and that legally we cannot claim a rouble from you?
Because they seemed to him so two-faced, so trifling, so cowardly, he liked to "stick" them every time he had a fair chance and could do it within the law.
I left you--long after that time, remember--and, for some poor trickery that came within the law, but was nothing to what you money-makers daily practise just outside its bounds, was sent away a convict for seven years.
One of the most remarkable occasions, when the habit of bygone days awoke in me, was that which brings it within the law of literary propriety to offer the public the sketch which I am now writing.
Antihunting organisations and hunt saboteurs should understand that hunts intend to act within the law until this ridiculous and badlydrafted legislation is overturned, and stop causing unnecessary trouble in rural areas
Arrive Alive, the guide, produced by company car scheme provider Alphabet, offers drivers vital tips on anticipating traffic hazards, steering clear of dangerous situations and staying within the law on mobile phones.
Don Spivak, CRA deputy administrator, said the agency is within the law and is not about to ``break the Bernardi cap'' for the central business district redevelopment area.
Integrian continues to earn high marks from within the law enforcement community for its in-car video surveillance system.
Called Drive Alert - Arrive Alive, the guide, produced by company car scheme provider Alphabet, offers drivers vital tips on anticipating traffic hazards, steering clear of dangerous situations and staying within the law on mobile phones.