To inform against

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To inform against to communicate facts by way of accusation against; to denounce; as, two persons came to the magistrate, and informed against A.
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Usage

In literature:

And it is only fair to inform you that I also intend to prefer charges against you and against the Guild.
"Star Hunter" by Andre Alice Norton
These men have advance information of any action to be taken by the law against the suspected perpetrators of crime.
"Ted Strong in Montana" by Edward C. Taylor
Answer of John Powell, Surveyor of the Ordnance, to the informations given against him by Mr. Wm.
"The Palace of Pleasure, Volume 1" by William Painter
But Rose shall hear now who plotted to make me drunk that night, and who informed against me next day.
"The Village by the River" by H. Louisa Bedford
They were only waiting till I had spoken to them to come and give information against him.
"The Privateersman" by Frederick Marryat
The informer protested against it, but Vanslyperken would not listen to his protestations.
"Snarley-yow" by Frederick Marryat
An information being exhibited against him to the pope, he was apprehended, and cast into prison.
"Fox's Book of Martyrs" by John Foxe
But this was not all: he had to contend against the official dislike of anything informal and unusual.
"Brandon of the Engineers" by Harold Bindloss
To reveal a secret; to expose or inform against a person.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
What motives for resentment has Aemilianus against me, even assuming him to be correctly informed when he accuses me of magic?
"The Apologia and Florida of Apuleius of Madaura" by Lucius Apuleius
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In news:

In the late 1990's, federal prosecutors sat down to interview their first major informer against Al Qaeda.
Stephanie Lindsey, attorney for the Alcovy High School principal who has brought a defamation lawsuit against web posters, is attempting to request information from them.
1 Singles for Martinsville, had to retire her last match against Franklin's junior Abby Smith Thursday night for the fight for fifth p. Need this information.
"This toolkit looks at information about users' systems to select attacks with the greatest chances of success against each individual machine," he said.
The First Circuit appeals court ruled last week against a First Amendment claim that academic institutions should be able to shield information obtained through oral-history projects.
The FBI says that it is not collecting private information of children who log on to its new site that lets schools compete against each other in online safety competitions.
HAVERHILL — The city's annual meeting to inform property owners how much their taxes are going up has been described as an exercise in pitting businesses against homeowners.
IAITAM recommends that once the Executive Task Force has completed its fact-finding and information gathering, legal counsel should contact the audit organization and attempt to clarify the precise accusations against the company.
Like you, I'm not against paying my fair share, if the game is fair, and with the rules constantly changing smart investors (and advisers) should be proactive in finding ways to take advantage of the tax laws for the informed.
(AP) — A lawsuit filed against the Lincoln County School District and some Newport teachers accuses them of failing to prevent a 6-year-old boy from sexually assaulting other students and failing to report the abuse or inform parents.
An appeals court ruled Wednesday against the Tulsa World in its effort to obtain mug shots from the US Marshals Service under the federal Freedom of Information Act.
A former state legislator has filed a class action lawsuit against Gov Nikki Haley and the S.C. Department of Revenue, alleging the state failed to protect the citizens from having their personal information exposed in a database hacking.
Jim Hart, partner at DMforNewspapers, provided Convention attendees with an informative and engaging talk about the USPS/Valassis Negotiated Service Agreement, including ways in which newspapers can respond to and compete against the NSA .
Federal prosecutors dropped nearly all charges against former US intelligence executive Thomas Drake who was accused of leaking classified information to a newspaper reporter.
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In science:

Using that information, the exercise module is able to indicate which speci fic rules the student can apply or compare his/her answers against the expected ones with respect to the solution graph.
On Requirements for Programming Exercises from an E-learning Perspective
As we will discuss below, there are many different ways to store information, with different goals; one may want a large information capacity for a given energy, or one may be willing to sacrifice energy in return for stability against disturbance.
Losing information outside the horizon
One way in which these erroneous packets can be prevented from disrupting information flow is by reducing th e transmission rate to below the min-cut of the network, and using the redundancy to protect against errors; , , .
Subspace Properties of Network Coding and their Applications
In this context, it is illustrative to compare our results about QC-extractors with CC-extractors (holding against quantum side information as well).
Quantum to Classical Randomness Extractors
The methods introduced in , however, have been shown so far to estimate randomness only against classical-side information, i.e., against adversaries who do not share entanglement with the quantum devices.
Security of practical private randomness generation
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