misdemeanour misdemeanour

Definition(s):

  • (n) a crime less serious than a felony

News

  • Luis Suarez Transfer Rumours: Latest News on the Liverpool Star

    The rumours of Luis Suarez 's exit began surfacing round about the time that he was given a 10-match ban for biting Chelsea 's Branislav Ivanovic in April—it was the Uruguayan's second lengthy ban for a misdemeanour during his time in English football. The forward has since sought to blame anyone and everyone for his desire to quit life on Merseyside, as shown in this Guardian report in which he ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "Every time I apply for a visa, it's like you need to take a suitcase into the embassy," Crowe told The Bulletin. "So to add this charge, even as a misdemeanour level - it started as a felony but now they're discussing misdemeanour -...
    on Sep 14, 2005 By: Russell Crowe Source: The Age

  2. "You know, there are times over a 10-year career span you make a couple of mistakes and I think, you know, my mistake was to wear a particular shirt on a particular day," Robson said. "If that is my greatest misdemeanour, my greatest blunder,...
    on Nov 27, 2006 By: Naomi Robson Source: The Australian

  3. Bishop Gladwin said: "This was because a misdemeanour of such seriousness had been committed that in the opinion of the Archbishop, the person concerned should not exercise his ministry for the time being."
    on Jul 3, 2008 By: John Gladwin Source: Times Online

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