Penal Code

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  • Some of the changes in their penal code strongly marked their character and circumstances. Cited from The Life of George Washington, Vol. 1 (of 5), by John Marshall
  • A criminal code or penal code is a common feature in many legal systems.
  • Truly, it is said that this question has been too difficult for the new Italian penal code. Cited from The Positive School of Criminology, by Enrico Ferri
  • Among his activities was to help steer a new civil and penal code through Parliament.
  • And, if so, what becomes of your penal code? Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, Mar 1915, V. 1, No. 1
  • Before 1871 there was no united German state and therefore no common penal code.
  • Some of these laws are part of Iran's penal code, while others are not.
  • In the case of a crisis, a return to the penal code would not be impossible. Cited from The Man Who Laughs, by Victor Hugo
  • You cannot touch him until he transgresses the limits of the penal code. Cited from The Man Who Was Afraid, by Maxim Gorky
  • The penal code, with all its malign influence, had one good effect. Cited from The Land-War In Ireland (1870), by James Godkin
  • The death penalty was still present in military and colonial penal codes only.
  • This was the king who re-established the Islamic penal code.
  • A new penal code and a greatly simplified system of civil and criminal procedure also came into operation.
  • The penal code has laws however sanctioning certain types of expression.
  • Since states have legal autonomy, each has its own civil and penal codes and judicial body.
  • His major work was a reform of the Bavarian penal code which became a model for several other countries.
  • Under Gabons penal code, both men and women may have more than one spouse.
  • Penal code of Korea is composed with two parts, a general regulation and each crime.
  • The objective of this Act is to provide a general penal code for India.
  • The penal code, to be sure, is now abolished, but so are not many of its political effects among the people. Cited from The Ned M'Keown Stories, by William Carleton
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