If he should do so, the law would compel him to return her magnificent dowry.
There was a Spartan law forbidding masters to emancipate their slaves.
The commencement of a law and parliamentary library has been made.
There, by their law of entail, the same process is unswifter,—yet does it unvary.
He needs a clerk for his law matters, and the Dean said he would speak of me to him.
Then we wonder that respect for the law shows a sensible decrease!
Perhaps it was some law of opposites, and she needed some one of lighter nature than her own.
The first duty of law is to keep sound the society it serves.
In a republic the first rule for the guidance of the citizen is obedience to law.
The most malign of all these dangers today is disregard and disobedience of law.