in flagrante delicto


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in flagrante delicto

‘while the crime is flagrant’; colloquially, ‘caught in the act’.
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the in flagrante delicto clause and how it affects the removal of parliamentary immunity,' Smith said in brief comments following the meeting with Samrin.
When he caught one in flagrante delicto, he would grab the miscreant by both ankles and haul him out of the bed.
He notices her stealing watches from married men at the hotel bar, so he's less than surprised when she lures him upstairs and attempts to pull a classic confidence game, in which an accomplice claiming to be her husband bursts in to find them in flagrante delicto. The whole encounter suggests that writer-director duo Glenn Ficarra and John Requa have studied not only how con men operate, but also the best of the genre, channeling the sultry, smooth-jazz vibe of Steven Soderbergh's "Out of Sight" from the opening scene.
Siegel happened to be in flagrante delicto with Charlie's mother's when she died.
The only exceptions are cases of in flagrante delicto, the directive said.
She returns home to find her husband Leif (Kim Bodnia) in flagrante delicto with Tilde (Christiane Schaumburg-Muller).
Catherine did not object till she caught the two in flagrante delicto. The nobleman with the glad eye, who became obsessed with marrying Elizabeth when his wife died in childbirth, was beheaded for his extra- curricular activities in 1549.
She returns home from a check up to find her oafish husband Leif (Kim Bodnia) in flagrante delicto with blonde accountant Tilde (Christiane Schaumburg-Muller).
During the search and investigation operation, the police officers suspected a group of people; placed them under surveillance; and finally managed to arrest them in flagrante delicto."
During the inspection, the accused persons were seized in flagrante delicto while changing the dates of foodstuff, including different kinds of sweets in huge quantities reaching 1.8 million pieces.
Being caught in flagrante delicto exposed 11 percent of those cheating, while 5 percent had their affair reported by a friend and 3 percent by a family member.