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ELOPEMENT. This term is used to denote the departure of a married woman from her husband, and dwelling with an adulterer.
     2. While the wife resides with her husband, and cohabits with him, however exceptionable her conduct may be, yet he is bound to provide her with necessaries, and to pay for them; but when she elopes, the husband is no longer liable for her alimony, and is not bound to pay debts of her contracting when the separation is notorious; and whoever gives her credit under these circumstances, does so at his peril. Chit. Contr. 49; 4 Esp. R. 42; 3 Pick. R. 289; 1 Str. R. 647, 706; 6 T. R. 603; 11 John. R. 281; 12 John. R. 293; Bull. N. P. 135; Stark. Ev. part 4, p. 699.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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HSS communications manager Fraser Sutherland said: "Scotland's the only part of the UK where you can have a legal humanist wedding, so it is very popular for people from around the UK coming to Scotland to elope in a humanist ceremony."
The latter two allegedly consented to the punishment: Burning the girl in the van used by the couple to elope.
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Why do some children with an ASD have a tendency to elope? When offered a list of potential reasons, parents chose the child's top motivations as a desire to run or explore, an attempt to go somewhere enjoyable, an attempt to escape an "anxious situation," pursuit of a special interest, and an attempt "to escape uncomfortable sensory stimuli."
As the licensor of many out-of-home facilitates from which children elope, departments of human services may want to further investigate their own responsibilities and potential liability in this area.
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What a secret to stumble across in your family history - a great great uncle who perished on the Titanic as he tried to elope with a young woman from a neighbouring Irish village and set up a new life in New York.
A NORTH Wales man who claimed he faked an abduction so he and a former girl friend could elope was yesterday convicted of kidnapping her.
There she sees his wife, the beautiful Helen, as Helen and the visitor Paris fall in love and elope, taking Menelaus's treasure and his young son with them in an act of treachery.
A register listing noteworthy weddings at Gretna Green - a notorious place for young couples to elope - is due to be auctioned off later this year.
Magic's mere presence is usually sufficient to distract residents from continuing their efforts to elope. If a resident persists in her attempted elopement, however, Magic uses his snout to nuzzle and direct the resident to turn around and proceed back in the other direction.
Yes I Will, whose dam Let's Elope won the Melbourne Cup and was the last distaffer to be voted Australian Racehorse of the Year before Sunline, made a winning Australian debut in a Geelong maiden yesterday, writes Syd Brennan.