Thesaurus / edict

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He said the governor should not be allowed “to evade judicial review by issuing short-term edicts and then urging us to overlook their problems only because one edict is about to expire while the next has yet to arrive.”
Democrats are authoritarians for banning large gatherings and hypocrites for instances in which they deviate from those edicts.
Meanwhile, the most famous Supreme Court case about vaccines dates from 1905, and involves a man who challenged an edict by city officials in Cambridge, MA to get a vaccine for smallpox or receive a $5 fine.
The edict of the line is to be efficient, towable, and rugged.
I can’t see my girls publicly challenging Padre Giulio on his edict.
His two sisters, Antigone and Ismene, discuss the edict which forbids his burial.
The Jesuits took to the mountains and marshes to save their people, but the Franciscans defied the edict.
THE JESUITS, 1534-1921THOMAS J. CAMPBELL
If you be head of Briggs and Cater you will come to give an edict to one of your firm.
IFLORD DUNSANY [DUNSANY, EDWARD JOHN MORETON DRAX PLUNKETT, BARON]
This refers, doubtless, to the Edict which was published the following year in France.
So the swift posts went out carrying the messages, and the king's edict was hung up in Susan.

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