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EXILE, civil law. The: interdiction of all places except one in which the party is forced to make his residence.
     2. This punishment did not deprive the sufferer of his right of citizenship or of his property, unless the exile were perpetual, in which case confiscation not unfrequently was a part of the sentence. Exile was temporary or perpetual. Dig. 48, 22, 4; Code, 10, 59, 2. Exile differs from deportation, (q.v.) and relegation. (q.v.) Vide, 2 Lev. 191; Co. Litt. 133, a.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Unlike Brodsky, the forced exile, and Walcott, the reluctant one, Barba is an enthusiastic exile, and he celebrates the idea of his troupe as a "floating island" with no roots in its surrounding community.
Maybe it is useful to remind the world that our dispossession, forced exile and transfer, and oppression have now lasted for nearly 70 years.
A forced exile from her home in Iran after the revolution as well as near-death experiences she's had while reporting on the front.
Al-Hayat al-Jadida reported that the deportees themselves called for ending their forced exile in Gaza and allow them to return to their families houses.
The Medz Yeghern resulted in the deaths of 1.5 million Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, through forced exile and by murder.
But Pietersen, battling to make an England encore after 14 months in forced exile, says the nature of pitches likely to confront Michael Clarke's attack will put a higher premium on guile than raw speed.
I'm glad to hear that the people of the Chagos Islands might be allowed to return home after more than 40 years in forced exile.
The British empire is at its height, and Queen Victoria has just commissioned a portrait of the Sikh Emperor being held in forced exile. He is Duleep Singh, the last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire, forced as a boy to surrender his sovereignty to Britain and separated from his mother at the age of 10.
Summary: Islam's most prestigious centre condemns forced exile of Christians and other religious or ethnic groups.
Technically, their role is present both through the LTAs and strategic support--such as the intermediation by the UK--s DFID following the forced exile of Sierra Leone's People's Party in 1997.
Meanwhile, members of Roots In Kashmir -- a Kashmiri Pandit Group campaigning for restoration of human rights and dignity in Kashmir -- on Sunday organised a protest to mark the Kashmiri Pandits Exodus day and the 24th anniversary of their forced exile in New Delhi.
It is widely known that even Sharif has eschewed his long yearning to avenge Musharraf for overthrowing his government in 1999 and sending him into forced exile after the PML-N chief returned to power last May, but the retired general refused even the PML-N's offer to fly out.

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