conformity with the law

See: legality
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What has happened is quite natural, and in conformity with the law of reprisals.
She said that neither any law permitted it nor the case was being prosecuted in conformity with the law.
It is therefore naive to suggest that in carrying out their duties in conformity with the law, charging motorists who violate the Road Traffic Act, the police are raising funds.
Advocate Aslam appeared before the court on behalf of the petitioner and took the plea that working of Mayor Islamabad as chairman CDA is in conformity with the law and constitution.
The decision in the Panama case would be made in conformity with the law, she said.
In conformity with the Law of May 2, 2007 regarding the disclosure of significant shareholdings in listed companies, Agfa-Gevaert (Euronext: AGFB) discloses the following declarations:
Asked what he would do if nobody asks to be exempt from the pardons, President Ivanov said he would act exclusively in conformity with the law and the Constitution.
Local reports now indicate that in light of the lack of general conformity with the law, the KzCAC is considering extending the deadline though no official comment has yet been made.
The arrest, detention or imprisonment of a child shall be in conformity with the law and shall be used only as a measure of last resort and for the shortest appropriate period of time.
He assured that he worked for ameliorating the image of Lebanon in terms of treating prisoners and arrestees in conformity with the law.
Authorities believe the man, whose name is being withheld in conformity with the law, has links with the military wing of the powerful Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah.
The Inquiry Officer concluded that the response of the police in the light of the intervention of the then Law Minister was adequate and in conformity with the law and the role of the then Law Minister was not as per the existing provisions of the law as prima facie he violated the provisions of law while holding the Constitutional post.