disregard the law

See: offend
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We will continue to crack down on unscrupulous employers who disregard the law and ensure employees are paid what they earn.
Officers will not hesitate to prosecute where tenants' health and safety is at risk and landlords blatantly disregard the law.
Hopefully the sentences handed out to these two men will act as a warning to those who regularly disregard the law.
My crystal ball says that those that disregard the law will continue to disregard the law regarding consumption of marijuana," Bills said, "and that there will be probably some folks that have always obeyed the law that want to try marijuana and will be dilligent in following the law.
It is unacceptable for a company or a commercial driver to disregard the law and jeopardize the safety of every traveler on our highways and roads.
Given the total disregard the law has for them, it is always worthwhile for unmarried couples to enter into a cohabitation agreement.
Speaking during the last operation, Sergeant Tony Gatley, from the Commercial Vehicle Unit, said: "The number of offences detected during the operation shows how vital initiatives such as this are, as companies and drivers continue to disregard the law.
The fines are nowhere near high enough for these owners who just disregard the law.
But with technology racing ahead, Feinstein said he feared drone pilots could disregard the law and use the crafts to deliver weapons - and that the federal government will be ill-equipped to stop them.
However, we were told 'Law enforcement is there to enforce the laws, we are not selective nor can we disregard the law.
This is the crux of the problem and the reason (apart from the money) why bird-trappers continue to disregard the law, attacking and threatening conservationists.
During this weekend of action, we will be targeting those who disregard the law and when they are traced we can seize their vehicle.