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DENUNCIATION, crim. law. This term is used by the civilians to signify the act by which au individual informs a public officer, whose duty it is to prosecute offenders, that a crime has been committed. It differs from a complaint. (q.v.) Vide 1 Bro. C. L. 447; 2 Id. 389; Ayl. Parer. 210, Poth. Proc. Cr. sect. 2, Sec. 2.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Al-Azhar Al-Sharif, Arab Interior Ministers Council, Arab parliament, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, OIC, and UAE have each in a seperate statement voiced strong condemnation and denunciation of the terror act which deliberately targeted downtown locations, a behavior categorically rejected by all divine religions and human principles and values.
Meanwhile, people of Quneitra held a stand in Jibbat al-Khashab town in denunciation of US President's proclamation on occupied Syrian Golan.
Everyone was required to join in the denunciation. A public confession of one's crimes and sins might save one from further torture, prison, "reeducation," or execution.
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Qatar condemns Iraq bombings Q NA/ Doha Qatar expressed its strong condemnation and denunciation of three explosions in different parts of Iraq, killing and injuring a number of people.
Article 13 of the NATO treaty does address the question of when countries may exit -- any country may leave the treaty one year after giving a "notice of denunciation" to the United States, which is then supposed to inform every other member -- but it does not specify what national authority has the power to issue that notice of denunciation.
10 : 37 PM - 06/05/2018 Riyadh, May 6 (BNA): An official source of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's strong denunciation of the armed attack targeting Pakistan's interior minister Ahsan Iqbal in the eastern city of Narowal, Punjab enclave.
Summary: Statement affirms the UAE's utter and vehement denunciation of all forms of violence and terrorism
Kyrgyzstan ratified 16 November 2017 the law on denunciation of the agreement between the Government of Kyrgyzstan and the Government of Kazakhstan on $100-million technical aid.
In the cable, Al-Ghanim stressed his strong denunciation of all terrorist acts, which target security and stability of Egypt.
The ministry also reiterated the UAE's vehement condemnation and denunciation of all forms of violence and terrorism which targets all regardless of religion and race, expressing its deep and sincere condolences to the families of the victims and wishes for a speedy recovery to all those injured in the attack.
Only one motion was dismissed on the grounds of defect in form as it covers a period not included in the law on the denunciation of corruption.