A generation after the hametz law was legislated as a dead letter it was resurrected in 2007.
Sherman has always acknowledged the contact, so maybe the whole issue of precedence is a dead letter.
As in the Balkans 20 years ago, the effort to preserve “recognized international borders” is already a dead letter.
There are many signs that God is a dead letter (if not actually dead), and one sign that he has a future.
Senate liberals are rallying around the dead letter of the health-care reform bill.
Why, if they didn't accept it, it wouldn't be an election, it would be a dead letter and have no force at all.
Thus, in the defense of the oppressed, the Constitution is a dead letter.
Yet in not a few districts the law is a dead letter or the money grudgingly spent!
That's your letter back to you through the dead letter office, isn't it?
This law could not be carried out for the time being, but remained in existence as a dead letter, until later days.
A matter no longer of concern or currency; a bygone issue (1663+)