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Origin of petty larceny
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Example sentences from the Web for petty larceny
Petty, shade, and thirst are my favorite human “virtues” and the trifecta of any good series of “stories.”‘Empire’ Review: Hip-Hop Musical Chairs with an Insane Soap Opera Twist|Judnick Mayard|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In no way, he said, did Brown deserve to die for what began as petty theft.
No more cynically cutting opposition candidates out of a district for petty political purposes.Hate Hyper-Partisanship? Support Redistricting Reform Now|John Avlon|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of how incredibly petty the offense can be and how insanely disproportionate the retaliation can be.Of Gamers, Gates, and Disco Demolition: The Roots of Reactionary Rage|Arthur Chu|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But when the end result is tens of millions raised, do the shades of vanity or petty grudges truly matter?
Aunty Rosa had credited him in the past with petty cunning and stratagem that had never entered into his head.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
On the 25th of November following the magistrates began to sit daily at Petty Sessions.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
If the finder knows who the owner is or has a reasonable clue to the ownership, which he disregards, he is guilty of larceny.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
He became the low-born, petty tradesman, using the language of the hands of his jam factory.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
He would give them money to return to their lines and for petty expenses en route.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman