law officer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n law officer an officer of the law
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Usage

In literature:

During his tenure of the office of aedile, he was obliged, much against his will, to commence a law-suit.
"Plutarch's Lives, Volume II" by Aubrey Stewart & George Long
The outer room was an office with the clerk's chair at a table spread with law papers.
"David Balfour, Second Part" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Parties may initiate claims under the homestead law either by settlement on the land or by entry at the district office.
"Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
Officer of the law, seize him.
"New Tabernacle Sermons" by Thomas De Witt Talmage
Kind hands had picked me up and carried me to a little veranda that fronted the door of a law office.
"The Light in the Clearing" by Irving Bacheller
The officer was Patrice MacMahon; the law-student Jules Grevy.
"France in the Nineteenth Century" by Elizabeth Latimer
The cells and dungeons in the great old tower were now occupied by bruised, defeated officers of the law.
"Truxton King" by George Barr McCutcheon
The seven officers as yet knew nothing of the nature of their mission, or of martial law.
"The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)" by John Holland Rose
During his tenure of office, no judge shall be deprived of his office unless he is convicted of crime, or for offences punishable by law.
"The Fight For The Republic in China" by Bertram Lenox Putnam Weale
When I'm through in your son-in-law's office I thought I might go back to yours.
"His Family" by Ernest Poole
So I put our law-offices in front and arranged my other rooms along the side street.
"The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him" by Paul Leicester Ford
We read of the schools of the Prophets, where they studied the law of Moses, and were taught the duties of their office.
"Ten Great Religions" by James Freeman Clarke
Thin th' infuryated officers iv th' law charged on th' champeens iv liberty.
"Mr. Dooley Says" by Finley Dunne
The year that followed that evening on the Albemarle road found Lewis Rand reading law in an office in Charlottesville.
"Lewis Rand" by Mary Johnston
So we adopted a law, unique in one particular, namely: that if you bought an office, you didn't get it.
"The New Freedom" by Woodrow Wilson
The two officers of the law descended upon Tinkletown one day and began to ask peremptory questions.
"The Daughter of Anderson Crow" by George Barr McCutcheon
Officers of the law had, more than once, traced their quarry to the dreary cabin and demanded entrance for search.
"The Man Thou Gavest" by Harriet T. Comstock
He used his office to cheat ranchers and cattlemen in law-suits.
"The Rustlers of Pecos County" by Zane Grey
All knew him, and that he was an officer of the law, and would keep his word.
"Beadle's Boy's Library of Sport, Story and Adventure, Vol. I, No. 1." by Prentiss Ingraham
As he began to hurry, the organ-grinder's black eyes snapped, and he stopped playing and beckoned to a big officer of the law who stood near.
"Jewel's Story Book" by Clara Louise Burnham
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In poetry:

As precepts to the law belong,
Yet in the gospel field are throng,
Curs'd ev'ry gospel-slighter is,
Yet all its office is to bless.
"The Believer's Principles : Chap. II." by Ralph Erskine
The king, with loyalty I must obey,
With all his officers in their degree,
To their commands just homage I must pay,
So they are lawful, howe'er harsh they be:
"The Ten Commandments " by Rees Prichard
And what of those great men on high
Who said this thing should be?
What of the Law's high officers
Who voiced the brute decree?
Shall such ones not become the mark
For scornful obloquy?
"The Age of Reason" by C J Dennis
They called it "socialistic"; but King Billy had his way.
For forty moons each Minister enjoye dhis place and pay.
Since only once within that time the chance of office came,
The members took to making laws, and ceased to "play the game."
"In The First Elective Ministry" by C J Dennis

In news:

Suspect Sought in Cole Co. Law officers are searching for a suspect in Cole County burglary .
Kirksville candlelight vigil honors fallen law officers.
A man in cardiac arrest at a Hauppauge law office was revived Monday by three police officers, Suffolk County police said.
Welcome to the Law Offices of R. Personal Injury, Ba.
Suspect Sought in Cole Co. Law officers are searching for a suspect in Cole County burglary.
The law office of Curtis Boyd, P.A.
Attorneys for 18-year-old Rachel Pittman wanted her comments to law officers thrown out as she faces trial next month in Rusk County in two of the slayings.
A funeral will be held Saturday at Texas A&M University for a law officer gunned down nearby while serving an eviction notice.
Clerissa Dawn Toombs, 35, faces several charges, including battery on a law enforcement officer, resisting an officer with violence and trespassing.
Jaime Topham's law office has a window that looks out onto her other "office" — an indoor horse arena.
Law Office of Randall P Crane .
Law Office of Randall P Crane. Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, General Law.
A Maryland lawmaker has pleaded guilty to misconduct in office for paying an employee in her law office $800 in state money.
District Attorney 's Office ruled officer involved shooting lawful and justified.
Law officers say a Newport woman broke into a house and set it on fire.
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In science:

So though the other teams like the Front Office team were waiting for data regarding BPEL changes, or bugs from Faron, he was not aware of it or didn‘t take heed of this. Identical behaviour from the rest of the BPEL team caused the Conway‘s Law STSC to occur.
Identifying Coordination Problems in Software Development: Finding Mismatches between Software and Project Team Structures
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