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interdict

verb arrest, bar, block, check, debar, deelare illegal, deny, deter, disallow, embargo, enjoin, forbid, halt, hinder, impede, inhibit, interdicere, obstruct, preclude, prevent, prohibit, proscribe, refuse permission, repress, restrict, stop, thwart, veto
See also: ban, bar, block, coerce, condemn, constraint, debar, enjoin, exclude, forbid, inhibit, obstruction, prohibit, prohibition, proscription, renounce, restrain, restrict, restriction, veto

interdict

in Scotland, an order of a court prohibiting conduct. Only in certain occasions may it have a positive effect. See INJUNCTION.

INTERDICT, civil Among the Romans it was an ordinance of the praetor, which forbade or enjoined the parties in a suit to do something particularly specified, until it should be decided definitely who had the right in relation to it. Like an injunction, the interdict was merely personal in its effects and it had also another similarity to it, by being temporary or perpetual. Dig. 43, 1, 1, 3, and 4. See Story, E Jur. 865; Halif. Civ. Law, ch. 6 Vicat, Vocab. h. v.; Hein. Elem. Pand. Ps. 6, Sec. 285. Vide Injunction.

INTERDICT, OR INTERDICTION, eccles. law. An ecclesiastical censure, by which divine services are prohibited either to particular persons or particular places. These tyrannical edicts, issued by ecclesiastical powers, have never been in force in the United States.

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Allman said the archbishop is drafting the interdict, but it has not yet been issued and there is no timeline as to when it will be issued.
An interdict ordering items not to be removed from the building was delivered during a prayer meeting on Wednesday.
The interdict, described as permanent, terminated the Vatican probe and stemmed from Gramick and Nugent's failure to satisfy a Vatican demand that they declare not only their words and actions, but also their consciences to be in full agreement with official church doctrine in the precise language laid out by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
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If the defender continues to use the cellar in breach of interdict, the defender could be sent to prison.
But Lord Glennie rejected their move for an interim interdict at the Court of Session.
A lawyer could send her a letter warning her to stop spreading the false rumours or you will secure an interdict against her.
The interim interdict was not granted but judge Lord Philip said: "My position would be that, on the face of it, there is an argument to be advanced.
We've got to insist on a sensible and tough government policy to interdict drugs and break up the drug cartels,'' she said to warm applause.
Any Catholics in and of the Diocese of Lincoln who attain or retain membership in any of the above listed organizations or groups after April 15, 1996, are by that very fact (ipso-facto-latae sententia) under interdict and absolutely forbidden to receive Holy Communion.
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Allpay sought to interdict SASSA from implementing the tender awarded to Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) and requested the court to review and set aside the decision toward the tender.