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PLACE, pleading, evidence. A particular portion of space; locality.
     2. In local actions, the plaintiff must lay his venue in the county in which the action arose. It is a general rule, that the place of every traversable fact, stated in the pleading, must be distinctly alleged; Com. Dig. Pleader, c. 20; Cro. Eliz. 78, 98; Lawes' Pl. 57; Bac. Ab. Venue, B; Co. Litt. 303 a; and some place must be alleged for every such fact; this is done by designating the city, town, village, parish or district, together with the county in which the fact is alleged to have occurred; and the place thus designated, is called the venue. (q.v.)
     3. In transitory actions, the place laid in the declaration, need not be the place where the cause of action arose, unless when required by statute. In local actions, the plaintiff will be confined in his proof to the county laid in the declaration.
     4. In criminal cases the facts must be laid and proved to have been committed within the jurisdiction of the court, or the defendant must be acquitted. 2 Hawk. c. 25, s. 84; Arch. Cr. Pl. 40, 95. Vide, generally, Gould on Pl. c. 3, 102-104; Arch. Civ. Pl. 366; Hamm. N. P. 462; 1 Saund. 347, n. 1; 2 Saund. 5 n.

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The main current running through the Charter is appreciation for the distinctive aspects of a given place and culture, and an eagerness to showcase them to curious and supportive visitors.
It must be given place in the value system by allowing merit to overtake privilege.
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He said it should be checked whether the private security agencies, which have inducted these guards have done so in accordance with government approved rules and regulations or not, whether these private security agencies are operating illegally or without registration, whether the guards, who are performing their duty at a given place, have been properly registered at the concerned police station or not, whether the security guards' residential addresses have been properly checked from their concerned police stations, whether any security guard has ever been involved in anti-national activities and whether the armaments of these private security agencies have been properly licensed by the government or not.
RAWALPINDI, October 30, 2009 (Balochistan Times ): Kyrgyzstan is eager to extend bilateral trade relations with Pakistan and Pakistani products are given place on priority in Kyrgyz market, said Akylbek Japrove Minister for trade of Kyrgyzstan.
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Pupils given places at St Joseph's RC Primary School in Dudley needed to live just two minutes from the school at 0.11 miles away, while the last child offered a place at Christ The King Catholic Primary School in Kingstanding lived just 0.16 miles away, a walk of around three minutes.
Pupils given places at Heaton Avenue Primary School in Cleckheaton needed to live just oneand-a-half minutes from the school, at 0.07 miles away, while the last child offered a place at High Bank Junior, Infant and Nursery School in Liversedge lived just 0.11 miles away, a walk of around two minutes.
Pupils given places at Sacred Heart RC Primary School in Ayresome, Middlesbrough, needed to live just three-and-a-half minutes from the school at 0.17 miles away, while the last child offered a place at Layfield Primary School, in Yarm, lived just 0.22 miles away, a walk of around four-and-a-half minutes.
Pupils given places at Northlands Primary School in Rugby needed to live just three-and-a-half minutes from the school at 0.172 miles away, while the last child offered a place at Wembrook Primary School in Nuneaton lived just 0.20 miles away, a walk of around four minutes.
It said that the Syrian students will be given places under an agreement on cultural exchanges between the two countries.