make restitution

make restitution

verb atone, compensate, make amends, make whole, pay, pay back, pay dammges, provide legal redress, recompense, refund, remit, remunerate, repay, return, reward, satisfy an obligation, settle
Associated concepts: criminal restitution law, law of restituuion, legal remedies
See also: bear the expense, compensate, contribute, defray, discharge, indemnify, liquidate, pay, quit, recoup, refund, reimburse, remunerate, repay, restore, return
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I wish you, therefore, to make restitution. Put your ears down to my mouth.
'Make restitution to an innocent and unoffending child, for such he is, although the offspring of a guilty and most miserable love.
THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday admonished Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, as a preacher, to 'search his soul, seek forgiveness and make restitution for entangling himself in corruption and sharp practices, instead of his lame effort at concealment in the N5.8 billion Northeast Intervention Fund scandal.'
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today assessed a $35 million civil money penalty against Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., and ordered the bank to make restitution to customers who were harmed by the banks unsafe or unsound sales practices.
That only ducks the definitional or justificatory question of where obligations to make restitution come from.
The judge has said that if the three women do not make restitution, they will go back to prison.
(1.) The Notice also sought an order requiring Respondent to make restitution to the Bank under 12 U.S.C.
I came up with a soul-searing list and began to make restitution as best I could.
Once a core private law subject along with property, torts, and contracts, restitution has receded from American legal scholarship.(1) Few law professors teach the material, fewer still write in the area, and no one even agrees what the field comprises anymore.(2) Hanoch Dagan's Unjust Enrichment: A Study of Private Law and Public Values(3) threatens to reverse the tide and make restitution interesting again.
All areas are menaced by a wide range of threats varying from bad agricultural practices, like overgrazing, to quarrying which is carried on in some of the most sensitive areas with no controls and no means of causing exploiters to make restitution. A major cause of landscape deterioration is construction and domestic waste.