This is a legal development of the extra-legal idea of custody.
It was necessary, therefore, to proceed in some extra-legal fashion.
But it also was extra-legal in that it was brief and decisive.
The extra-legal character and the general fallacy of his position were exposed by Justice Curtis in a masterly dissenting opinion.
It takes more initiative and daring to start up an extra-legal affair than most men are capable of.
Here in our own annals one may read plainly writ the extra-legal origin of laws and constitutional government.
Thou forgettest, man, that a clumsy galliot could sail through the tightest clause, of these extra-legal compacts.
Vashti and Esther may easily have been extra-legal wives of the king, even though Amestris were his only legally recognized wife.
The squatter enforced his claim to lands even against the government's title by the use of extra-legal combinations and force.
One of the things that impressed all early travelers in the United States was the capacity for extra-legal, voluntary association.