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  • 1 resist lawful authority — index rebel Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Offences against military law in the United Kingdom — The main Offences against military law in the United Kingdom are set out in the Armed Forces Act 2006.[1] The offences fall into two main categories, discipline offences and criminal conduct offences. A second distinction is between those… …

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  • 3 Obligation — • Defined in the Institutes of Justinian as a legal bond which by a legal necessity binds us to do something according to the laws of our State Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Obligation     Obligation …

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  • 4 Mutiny — For other uses, see Mutiny (disambiguation). Mutiny is a conspiracy among members of a group of similarly situated individuals (typically members of the military; or the crew of any ship, even if they are civilians) to openly oppose, change or… …

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  • 5 rebel — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. revolt, resist, mutiny, rise up. See disobedience. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A person engaged in a political revolution] Syn. insurrectionist, revolutionary, revolutionist, agitator, insurgent,… …

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  • 6 rebel — I verb arise, be disloyal, be insubordinate, be treasonable, betray, break with, concitare, defy, denounce, dethrone, disobey, insurrect, mutiny, oppose, overthrow, recalcitrate, refuse to conform, refuse to support, renounce, resist, resist… …

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  • 7 rebel — I. n. Insurgent, traitor, revolter. II. v. n. Revolt, resist lawful authority …

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  • 8 Kant’s moral and political philosophy — Don Becker Practical philosophy, for Kant, is concerned with how one ought to act. His first important work in practical philosophy, Foundations of the Metaphysics of Morals, provides Kant’s argument for the fundamental principle of how one ought …

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  • 9 Penal Code (Singapore) — The Penal Code of Singapore [Singapore Statute | c ed = 1985] sets out general principles of the criminal law of Singapore, as well as the elements and penalties of common criminal offences such as homicide, theft and cheating. The Penal Code… …

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  • 10 Self-defence in English law — In English criminal law, the defence of self defence provides for the right of people to act in a manner that would be otherwise unlawful in order to preserve the physical integrity of themselves or others or to prevent any crime. For the… …

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  • 11 War — This article is about war in general. For other uses, see War (disambiguation) and The War (disambiguation). Warfare Military history Eras …

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  • 12 Decline of Greco-Roman polytheism — The Greco Roman religion at the time of the Constantinian shift mostly consisted of three main currents, Greco Roman Polytheism, the official Roman imperial cult, various Mystery religions. Early Christianity grew gradually in Rome and the Roman… …

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  • 13 Decline of Hellenistic polytheism — The Hellenistic religion at the time of the Constantinian shift consisted mainly of three main currents, *Hellenic Polytheism, *the official Roman imperial cult, *various Mystery religions.Christianity grew gradually in Rome and the Roman empire… …

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  • 14 History of Toleration —     History of Toleration     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► History of Toleration     In any attempt to deal historically with the attitude of the Church towards religious toleration two considerations have throughout to be kept in mind. In the first …

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  • 15 Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry — Infobox Officeholder name = Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry افتخار محمد چودھری nationality = flagicon|Pakistan Pakistani order = 20th Chief Justice of Pakistan term start = 30 June 2005 term end = 3 November 2007 predecessor = Nazim Hussain Siddiqui… …

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  • 16 Pro-life — is a term representing a variety of perspectives and activist movements in bioethics. It is most commonly (especially in the media and popular discourse) refers to opposition to abortion and support for fetal rights. The term describes the… …

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  • 17 Missouri in the American Civil War — Confederate States in the American Civil War South Carolina Mississippi Florida Alabama Georgia Louisiana Texas Virginia Arkansas North Carolina …

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  • 18 Opposition to the legalization of abortion — Pro life redirects here. For other uses, see Pro life (disambiguation). Pro life protesters at Parliament Square, London on 20 May 2008 Opposition to the legalization of abortion is centered around the pro life …

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  • 19 obstruct — I verb bar, barricade, block, brake, bridle, bring to a standstill, check, choke, circumscribe, congest, countervail, cramp, cripple, curb, debar, delay, disable, embar, encumber, estop, forbid, frustrate, halt, hamper, hamstring, handicap,… …

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  • 20 riot — Unlawful assembly which has developed to stage of violence. State v. Lustig, 13 N.J.Super. 149, 80 A.2d 309, 310. The term riot means a public disturbance involving (1) an act or acts of violence by one or more persons part of an assemblage of… …

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