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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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He just started running across. Thank goodness I missed him."
A recently discovered valley running across the seafloor in the South Pacific may mark the place where Earth's outer shell has started to tear, opening up one of the freshest wounds on the surface of the globe, according to a pair of geophysicists.
Womick, the marathon-running promoter of trees, visited Sweetwater Elementary in March of 1992 while running across the state of Florida planting trees and inspiring students.
Ten years after her record run across America, Glen Ellyn native and Glenbard West '03 alum, Katie Visco, will be running across Australia starting July 13, 2019.
However, despite that, pedestrians still prefer to cross the road by running across, ignoring the dangers of jaywalking in such a busy area.
The CCTV footage shows the man running across to the divider when he sees the car hurtling towards him but unfortunately gets hit.
"I remember something - during that time, I didn't measure the speed of a car and I was running across the freeway and this big truck was coming and it beeped its horn and it felt like it was over me, and I thought, 'Well, I won't try that again"' Music superstar Tina Turner, describing how she ran across a US freeway to escape her abusive husband.
Running across a pedestrian Metro crossing just in front of a train is clearly very dangerous, it just needs someone to slip over or misjudge the speed for this to end in disaster.
Pupil Neesha Sood, 10, said: "We see them running across the playground sometimes.
The hooded figure can be seen running across Parliament Square and throwing a flaming bottle across a crowd of protesters.
Four-year-old Ieuan with father Robert Morse who put him on the bus Ieuan was spotted by a lollipop lady running across this busy junction