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DISTURBANCE, torts. A wrong done to an incorporeal hereditament, by hindering or disquieting the owner in the enjoyment of it. Finch. L. 187; 3 Bl. Com. 235; 1 Swift's Dig. 522; Com. Dig. Action upon the case for a disturbance, Pleader, 3 I 6; 1 Serg. & Rawle, 298.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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On August 12, incidents of stone-pelting, ransacking and arson was reported in Galta Gate area of the city with an "intention to disturb communal harmony", according to the police.
'Also, Kapa does not have any offices here in the city and if these are concerns outside of the city, I hope they no longer disturb Davao,' he said.
If you have any information on egg thieves, or those who disturb nesting birds without a licence, you should contact the police on 101 or PC Laura RobertsonWildlife Police Officer at Dunblane Police Office.
But the true power and value of technology as a whole and our 'Do Not Disturb' feature, in particular, comes from relinquishing some of that power so employees canchooseto disconnect when they aren't working.
According to a spokesman of the Sindh Government, CM Murad made it clear that no one will be allowed to disturb the peace of the city.
It comes with a warning not to get too close to the creatures or disturb them.
This feature is called "Do not disturb" and it is designed to prevent all notifications to pop up on the user's screen.
Hilton has updated its 'Do Not Disturb' policy for its hotels, stipulating that team members should inform active security or duty managers if a 'Do Not Disturb' sign or light has been in place at a guestroom door for longer than 24 consecutive hours, according to a company internal announcement.
We will not disturb anyone, but if disturbed, won't spare anyone either.
A new housing estate in Derbyshire could disturb a nuclear waste dump, nearby residents have claimed.
3 -- On its support forum, Apple has said, "After January 1st, 2013, Do Not Disturb mode stays on past its scheduled end time.
Political circles' militias to disturb Ninewa security NINEWA/ Aswat al-Iraq: Ninewa governor stressed today that "certain parties gathered militias from mid and south Iraq to disturb province's security and stability".