without legal authority

See: illegally
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Evamp & Sanga has exploited music labels without permission and without legal authority from Rockville Technologies
The mobile billboards have been sent to London boroughs as part of a pilot scheme aimed at immigrants without legal authority to remain in the UK.
Similarly, Secretary Interior was also required to put up an explanatory note on the point as to how without legal authority the building of Agriculture Institute was unauthorizedly occupied by the Rangers.
It is alleged in the Notice of Arbitration that government action was taken discriminatorily, without legal authority or due process and in violation of NAFTA.
Even while the negotiations were under way in October 2002 on Security Council resolution 1441 - which required Iraq to give up its supposed weapons of mass destruction - Sir Michael said he was being asked about the consequences of invading without legal authority.
Even while the negotiations were under way in October 2002 on Security Council resolution 1441, which required Iraq to give up its supposed weapons of mass destruction, Sir Michael said he was being asked about the consequences of invading without legal authority.
Institutions and hospitals involved in removing human organs without legal authority would face the same punishment.
His judgments against Nottingham in 2008 were particularly scathing about the City Council and University Hospital, which removed a child at birth without legal authority.
I would be known as the rejected, not the accredited, spokesman of the country, and yet the accredited spokesman [Hughes] would be without legal authority to speak for the nation.
According to Merriam Webster online, "extrajudicial" is defined as "delivered without legal authority.
The Los Angeles city attorney acting without legal authority exposes and subjects both (D'Agostino) and all residents of the city to significant risk of irreparable harm,'' said the lawsuit, filed by attorney Stephen Yagman.
The enforcement of new laws due to come into force later this year means it will also be an offence to possess an imitation firearm or an air gun in a public place without legal authority or without reasonable excuse.