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synonyms for infraction

  • breach
  • crime
  • error
  • infringement
  • lapse
  • offense
  • sin
  • transgression
  • breaking
  • contravention
  • slip
  • trespass
  • faux pas
See also synonyms for: infractions
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antonyms for infraction

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  • behavior
  • kindness
  • obedience
  • right
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How to use infraction in a sentence

City Attorney Mara Elliott said she supports that idea as well, but because the tickets are handled administratively, as infractions, her office isn’t involved in the prosecution.
MORNING REPORT: PUNISHED FOR PISSING OFF POLICEVOICE OF SAN DIEGOSEPTEMBER 10, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The tickets are infractions, which are handled administratively.
THOSE TICKETED FOR SEDITIOUS LANGUAGE SAY THEIR ONLY CRIME WAS TALKING BACKKATE NUCCISEPTEMBER 9, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
There were more shooting fouls drawn, but there were also more freedom of movement infractions that occurred before the shot.
WHY HAVE NBA OFFENSES BEEN SO GOOD IN THE BUBBLE?MIKE PRADAAUGUST 20, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
A ticket of this nature is likely to fail a constitutional challenge, but because police have been issuing the tickets as infractions, rather than misdemeanors, they’re handled administratively, not criminally.
MORNING REPORT: SDPD SAYS IT WILL STOP SEDITIOUS LANGUAGE TICKETSVOICE OF SAN DIEGOAUGUST 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Because the tickets were filed in recent years as infractions rather than misdemeanors, the process has played out administratively, not criminally.
SDPD SAYS IT WILL STOP ENFORCING SEDITIOUS LANGUAGE LAWKATE NUCCIAUGUST 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Officers are writing the violations as infractions, downgrading them from criminal misdemeanors.
SDPD IS PUNISHING SPEECH USING A 102-YEAR-OLD CITY LAWKATE NUCCIAUGUST 3, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In the years since MTS officers were first outfitted with cameras in 2014, MTS enforcement of those infractions has dramatically increased.
MTS PURGED BODY CAMERA FOOTAGE BEFORE MAN’S ATTORNEY COULD ACCESS ITLISA HALVERSTADTJULY 21, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
That would not be surprising, because most people who receive infractions are not represented by attorneys and may not know they could request body camera footage to defend themselves – or how long camera footage could be available.
MTS PURGED BODY CAMERA FOOTAGE BEFORE MAN’S ATTORNEY COULD ACCESS ITLISA HALVERSTADTJULY 21, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
But it soon became apparent that his infraction of discipline in crossing the Ohio was not forgiven.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
They were, besides, made amenable to a most rigorous system of laws, the least infraction of which was punished with death.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
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WORDS RELATED TO INFRACTION

  • barratry
  • contravention
  • delinquency
  • dereliction
  • disobedience
  • disregard
  • infraction
  • infringement
  • neglect
  • noncompliance
  • nonobservance
  • offense
  • transgression
  • trespass
  • violation
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