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hue and cry

the making of an outcry. In early English law, if the locals did not make an outcry and pursue and catch a felon or robber within forty days, they were made liable to the victim.

HUE AND CRY, Eng. law. A mode of pursuing felons, or such as have dangerously wounded any person, or assaulted any one with intent to rob him, by the constable, for the purpose of arresting the offender. 2 Hale, P. C. 100.

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"Bilawal's public speech was totally childish and irresponsible as he made hue and cry for his father and aunty," he said in his reaction to Bilawal's speech.
Hue And Cry frontman Pat Kane says he expects all the bands taking part to be geared up to perform their best-known material - but admits to finding the bill's 50 and 60-something demographic a source of amusement.
We want to resolve Kashmir dispute through dialogue but India is making undue hue and cry over the matter," he said.
It was the modus operandi of PML-N leadership to make hue and cry to protect themselves from their cases.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Dec 9 ( ANI ): While exuding confidence of coming back to power in the state, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday asserted that Congress is distressed and that is why it is creating a hue and cry over EVM malfunctioning and several other baseless issues.
Monklands music fans will get to enjoy a real labour of love when Coatbridge's own Hue and Cry come to Sir John Wilson town hall - and tickets are on sale now.
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After all the hue and cry on Instagram about HSY, the fashion designer Hassan Sheheryar Yasin (HSY), is in brand partnership with OPPO.
Until Sunday, at Victoria Park, Southport Hue and Cry Patrick and Gregory Kane are the men behind such smash hits as Labour of Love and Looking for Linda and are back in Liverpool peforming acoustic arrangements of Hue and Cry classics.
HUE and Cry, well known for their massive hit singles Labour of Love and Looking for Linda, are to tackle something new with their latest album September Songs.
He added that media have no other goal but to "create an atmosphere of misunderstanding." For his part, Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani rejected allegations about cleansing operations at Parchin as "useless media hues and cries." He accused the West of launching "this hue and cry over Parchin to influence the international scene," Larijani was quoted as telling reporters in Tehran today.