However, the law has since been blocked as unconstitutional in federal court.
I am a novelist (living in Brooklyn, of course, which is the law), and am working on a very Shakespeare-oriented project.
He has never studied in any Islamic seminary and has only the most rudimentary knowledge of Islamic law and theology.
“The law can be used in a number of ways if there is the political will to,” Assange said.
The law may be unpopular, but he and the Democrats are stuck with it, and being stuck with it, they need to stick by it.
In 1891 a law was passed providing for jail matrons in cities of 100,000 and over.
You told us yesterday that your ancestors not only made the trail but also the law of the trail.
The law has nothing to do with the actual state of the parties' minds.
He had done nothing but his duty and the law of nations would have justified him.
In the eye of the law he is as guilty as if this intention was really wicked.
Old English lagu (plural laga, comb. form lah-) "law, ordinance, rule, regulation; district governed by the same laws," from Old Norse *lagu "law," collective plural of lag "layer, measure, stroke," literally "something laid down or fixed," from Proto-Germanic *lagan "put, lay" (see lay (v.)).
Replaced Old English æ and gesetnes, which had the same sense development as law. Cf. also statute, from Latin statuere; German Gesetz "law," from Old High German gisatzida; Lithuanian istatymas, from istatyti "set up, establish." In physics, from 1660s. Law and order have been coupled since 1796.
A rule of conduct or procedure established by custom, agreement, or authority.
A set of rules or principles for a specific area of a legal system.
A piece of enacted legislation.
A formulation describing a relationship observed to be invariable between or among phenomena for all cases in which the specified conditions are met.
A generalization based on consistent experience or results.
A statement that describes invariable relationships among phenomena under a specified set of conditions. Boyle's law, for instance, describes what will happen to the volume of an ideal gas if its pressure changes and its temperature remains the same. The conditions under which some physical laws hold are idealized (for example, there are no ideal gases in the real world), thus some physical laws apply universally but only approximately. See Note at hypothesis.