civil code

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civil code

n. in many states, the name for the collection of statutes and laws which deal with business and negligence lawsuits and practices.

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This personage prefigured and represented in his aspect the whole dismal severity of the Puritanic code of law, which it was his business to administer in its final and closest application to the offender.
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The same gentleman had given them a code of laws, to which they conformed with scrupulous fidelity.
I invented a name for the town, a code of laws for the inhabitants, productions, antiquities, chalybeate springs, population, statistics of crime, and so on, while I walked about the streets, looked in at the shop-windows, and attentively examined the Market-place and Town-hall.
Independent, or but loosely connected provinces, with separate interests, laws, governments and systems of taxation, became lumped together into one nation, with one government, one code of laws, one national class-interest, one frontier and one customs-tariff.
There the three of us arranged a code of laws that would permit the brute-folk and the human beings of the island to live in peace and harmony.
However in Wales by 950 AD the monarch Hywel Dda had already made a contribution to civilisation, by introducing a code of law that allowed women the right to own property, and a right to divorce.
South Carolina law details what makes the practice punishable under its (http://www.scstatehouse.gov/code/t44c053.php) Code of Law.
West Country Tim Mitchell Code Of Law (6.05 Southwell, nap) Still a maiden after 11 attempts under rules, but shapes as though a race of this nature is within his compass off his current mark.
TOMORROW FONTWELL: 1.55 Ballyheigue Bay, 2.25 Code Of Law, 2.55 Seven Nation Army, 3.30 Kilfinichen Bay, 4.05 Midnight Jitterbug, 4.35 Celtic Tune, 5.05 Cougar Kid.
First: Decree 23/2017 stipulated the amending of some provisions of the Executive Code of Law 32/2010 regarding the Statement of Disclosure of the Financial Position issued by Decree 82/2012.
The fact is that the EU code of law which is now over our laws is the opposite of the freedoms enshrined in Magna Carta, our Bill of Rights (1689) and Habeas Corpus (1679).

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