DONIS, STATUTE DE. The stat. West. 2, namely, 13 Edw. I. , c. 1, called the statute de donis conditionalibus. This statute revives, in some sort, the ancient feudal restraints, which were originally laid on alienations. 2 Bl. Com. 12.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Even though some players have returned to full training (Efraim, Milanov, Oar) it is unlikely that Donis will select them for the starting eleven for such a demanding game.
The design was done by Fernando Donis of the Netherlands.
Baldry had replaced George Donis on the hour and he finished the game as the fans' hero.
Gardner turned Donis before curling a shot inside the far post to score.
HUDDERSFIELD: Vaesen 6, Armstrong 5, Beech 7, Baker 6, Donis 6, Irons 7, Lucketti 7, Sellars 6 (Thornley 6), Stewart 5, Vincent 6, Wijnhard 8.
Apoel coach Giorgos Donis will be pleased to see that his injury list is getting shorter but it is unlikely that he will risk either Carlao or Embezilio, who returned to full training a couple of days ago, with such a difficult schedule ahead.
It might even have been a more impressive win for the First Division, side, but Chelsea goalkeeper Carlo Cudicini made important saves from George Donis and Craig Armstrong shortly before the goal.
Lee Morris scored the first of his two goals in the 57th minute after George Donis had chipped the ball into the penalty area and the youngster was unmarked only two yards from the goal line.
Giorgos Donis' side fell to a 3-0 defeat at Real Madrid two weeks ago and are realistically looking to their home matches for any chance of keeping their European campaign alive, which makes Tuesday's match all the more important.
HUDDERSFIELD: Vaesen 7 - Dyson (wdrn) 6, Monkou 5, Lucketti 6, Armstrong 7 - Donis 6, Irons 7, Beech 6, SELLARS 8* - Stuart (wdrn) 5, Wijnhard 7 Subs: Gorre, Hodouto.
The move for the 27-year-old centre-back follows the capture of winger George Donis from AEK Athens.
Michael Gray, who joins the England squad today, rescued Sunderland when he headed Shaun Derry's 64th-minute effort off the line before Sorensen denied George Donis.