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cease and desist order

  • n  (law) a judicial remedy issued in order to prohibit a party from doing or continuing to do a certain activity
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  • Antioch Rescue Squad in hot water over advertising
    The village of Antioch and the Antioch Rescue Squad, which recently severed a relationship after 73 years again are at odds. The village issued a cease and desist order involving what it said were misleading and illegal claims involving emergency service.
    July 3, 2013 - Daily Herald
    ANSONIA -- Sometimes it pays to fight city hall. Take the case of Eileen Ryan who was slapped with a cease and desist order when she tried to replace a fence around her Wakelee Avenue home after it had been damaged during Superstorm Sandy.
    July 2, 2013 - Connecticut Post
  • Doctors spanked by Texas Medical Board
    At its June 13-14, 2013 meeting, the Texas Medical Board disciplined 57 licensed physicians and issued three cease and desist orders. The disciplinary actions included 29 orders related to quality-of-
    July 1, 2013 - Dayton News

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