refuse to honor

See: dishonor
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The new law also prohibits merchants to refuse to honor the unused value, credit, or balance stored in the gift check.
Despite merchants not being allowed to not honor gift checks, the new law provides instances where they can refuse to honor the gift checks.
They refuse to honor legitimate doctor's prescriptions that are three months old.
They refuse to honor even a month-old prescription despite the fact that the quantity prescribed is not yet exhausted.
Under the regulation, an HHS-funded employee could refuse on religious grounds to provide or fill psychiatric, HIV, birth control, methadone and sleeping-aid prescriptions or refuse to honor a patient's end-of-life decree that rejects life-prolonging treatment.
Under the bill, states would be free to legalize gay marriages within their own boundaries, but other states would have authority to refuse to honor them.
In 1990, the then-ruling military regime permitted democratic elections to take place, only to refuse to honor the results when the National League for Democracy (NLD) won over 80 percent of the seats in parliament.