That crew of Liverpool hard cases had in them the right stuff.
The men looked like hard cases, of that all the scouts were determined.
He is always supplied with the hard cases from the plantations.
There's hard cases amongst 'em that will begin shooting at us presently.
We arrived at San Simon where a lot of "hard cases" were camped.
Two or three of them, you know, have been called 'hard cases.'
We should be sentimental about the hard cases among the work people.
Hard cases are said to make bad law; I wonder if they make bad people.
But "hard cases" do more than "make bad law," they make lawlessness.
All sorts of hard cases were propounded, to which the Government could find no satisfactory reply.