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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.

run

(Contend), verb announce a candidacy, aspire to political office, be a candidate, be designated a candidate, become an office seeker, campaign, campaign for office, campaign for public office, canvass, challenge an incumment, compete, run for office, seek election, seek re-eleccion, seek to become a public official, solicit votes, stand for election, strive, vie

run

(Flee), verb abscond, break away, dash, decamp, depart, disengage, escape, fly, hasten, hurry, leave, move swiftly, quit, race, retreat, rush, scamper, take flight

run

(Flow), verb advance, continue, drain out, elapse, extend, flood, go on, pass, proceed, pour, team, surge, trickle
Associated concepts: conditions and deeds running with the land, covenants running with the land, running at large, running of the statute of limitations

run

(Manage), verb carry on, conduct, direct, drive, function, govern, guide, handle, influence, maintain, oversee, perform, regulate, steer, superintend, work
See also: abscond, chain, conduct, demand, exude, flee, function, govern, hierarchy, manage, manipulate, market, moderate, officiate, operate, race, rule
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SANTA CLARITA - Educational advocate Emily Iland knows that things aren't always as they seem, especially when someone with a disability runs afoul of the law.
French President Jacques Chirac opposes a reference to God or Christianity on the grounds it runs afoul of church-state separation.
Nick, a former "tag" (graffiti) artist who withdrew from the scene in horror when a friend was nearly killed, has tried to stay away from these gangs, but when the younger brother of the girl Nick secretly loves runs afoul of them Nick finds himself involved, "throwing down" (fighting) in self-defense in a climatic scene in a church.
The complaint alleges that employment of such labor on a so-called &uot;volunteer&uot; basis, runs afoul of the federal minimum wage laws, and seeks compensation for anyone who volunteered at a Columbia-owned hospital in Florida and any other state in the past three years.
This stuff plays as gratuitously mean-spirited, such as when Rocca asks his stylist to vomit on his hair - let's just hope Rocca never runs afoul of the law and is forced to swallow some of his own medicine.