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Run

To have legal validity in a prescribed territory; as in, the writ (a court order) runs throughout the county. To have applicability or legal effect during a prescribed period of time; as in, the Statute of Limitations has run against the claim. To follow or accompany; to be attached to another thing in pursuing a prescribed course or direction; as in, the Covenant (a written promise or restriction) runs with the land.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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said that Francois-Charles Oberthur Fiduciare of France or 'Oberthur,' could not have run away with the data.
In the meantime one of the accomplices run away with his motor cycle taking advantage of aerial firing.
Al-Tawi said one of the young women, who is 19, had allegedly convinced the others to run away with her.