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INCIDENT. A thing depending upon, appertaining to, or following another, called the principal.
     2. The power of punishing for contempt is incident to a court of record; rent is incident to a reversion; distress to rent; estovers of woods to a tenancy for a life or years. 1 Inst. 151; Noy's Max. n. 13; Vin. Ab. h.. t.; Dane's Ab. h.t.; Com. Dig. h.t., and the references there; Bro. Ab. h.t.; Roll's Ab. 75.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The poll found that 26% agree that China should pay for the damages incurred that sank the Filipino boat and 19% said Beijing should present those who are involved in the incident before a Philippine court and try the case in the country.
'It is particularly painful that the incident happened in the dead of the night when many of the shop owners were far asleep.
The police further told that unidentified gunmen opened fire at their rivals, as a result of the firing three people were killed while three others, including a passer-by were injured in the incident.
In another incident of same nature, unknown gunmen opened fire at a young couple in Panu Akil town, killing them on the spot.
Bock, 22, of West Frankfort was sentenced to three years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for an incident of motor vehicle theft that occurred July 29, 2018.
Governor of Sharqia Mamdouh Ghorab referred the incident to the prosecution to investigate the incident and determine who is responsible.
CLUBS WITH THE MOST RECORDED INCIDENTS | |Unknown - 119 | | Rangers - 46 | | Leeds United - 26 | | Manchester United - 21 | Tottenham Hotspur - 20 | Celtic - 20 | | Millwall - 17 | | Wolverhampton Wanderers - 15 | Sheffield Wednesday - 15 | Chelsea - 15 RACIAL abuse, fights, drunkenness and criminal damage are among the 44 incidents involving football fans of clubs from the Birmingham area that were recorded by the British Transport Police last season.
As the threat of cyber risks facing commercial enterprises increases, Chubb has expanded its network of incident response management firms to include services in more than 50 countries across Europe, North and South America, Asia Pacific and Africa.
According to a written reply to a question by MNA Saman Sultana Jafri of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement, Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal states that 56 sectarian incidents took place in Punjab, 40 in Balochistan, 23 in Sindh and three in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa since June 2013.
CAIR reported a decrease in the overall number of anti-Muslim bias incidents as compared to the first and second quarters (354 incidents in Q3, as compared to 451 in Q2 and 851 in Q1).
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AMBULANCE callouts for psychiatric incidents in the West Midlands has almost DOUBLED in just five years.