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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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The 23-year-old was walking in Gibbins Road, Selly Oak, shortly before midnight on Saturday when a thug run past, snatched her handbag and jumped on a Harbornebound bus at Harborne Lane at about 11.50pm.
Fraser inexplicably tried to flick the ball over Thomas and then run past him to kick upfield.
Claus Jensen had made it 3-2 two minutes after Walters' strike with an individual run past three defenders and a fine shot.
With extra time or penalties, it could run past 11pm.
After all, the last thing you'd expect from a gentle, respectable-looking pensioner is for them to suddenly run past you naked, ask you to update their FB status to 'I've got piles', or steal your phone.
The 23-year-old was walking along Gibbins Road, Selly Oak, shortly before midnight on Saturday when a thug run past and snatched her handbag.