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  • Code Napoleon
  • civil code
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How to use penal codes in a sentence

By all the codes which I am acquainted with, I am a devilishly wicked specimen of the sex.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He'll push you all right, and as soon as you have swallowed the California codes you can practise in the courts by courtesy.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Since the examination of this harbour, a penal settlement has been formed, and a pilot appointed to conduct vessels in and out.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
William's reign was marked by a long list of new penal laws directed against them.
THE ENGLISH CHURCH IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURYCHARLES J. ABBEY AND JOHN H. OVERTON
The Corporation would virtuously disown him and leave him to face a ten-year rap in Penal Colony.
INSIDEKICKJESSE FRANKLIN BONE
A distinction must also be drawn between laws and codes; the former existed before the latter.
LANDHOLDING IN ENGLANDJOSEPH FISHER
On the basis of the accepted codes the jealous people are right, and the liberal-minded ones are playing with fire.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
A terrible criminal case was the result, and the man was sentenced to penal servitude for life.
MAUPASSANT ORIGINAL SHORT STORIES (180), COMPLETEGUY DE MAUPASSANT
The third penal Bill brought in and passed was said to have been specially recommended by the King himself.
THE LOYALISTS OF AMERICA AND THEIR TIMES, VOL. 1 OF 2EGERTON RYERSON
Those captured in Stralsund were taken to Brest and sentenced to penal servitude.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
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