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extraterritorial

ek struh te ri taw ree uhl

  • a  outside territorial limits or jurisdiction
    fishing in extraterritorial waters

  • The problem is compounded when the foreign troops claim extraterritorial privileges and hold themselves not subject to local law.
  • They don't stop at police checkpoints extraterritorial status has its privileges.
  • Under Blau's leadership, the Neturei Karta sided with the British and the Arabs against Israel's struggle for independence, and it now holds that Jerusalem is an extraterritorial .
News & Articles

  • Citizens speak out against proposal
    SEGUIN — Four speakers, including two New Braunfels City Council members, addressed Guadalupe County Commissioners Court on Tuesday in opposition to a proposed liquefied natural gas plant (LNG) on a Guadalupe County site that its within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of New Braunfels.
    June 20, 2013 - The New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung
Quotes

  • Robert Mugabe in Reuters UK
    Due to some illegal, unilateral, extraterritorial legislation by some powerful members of the same institutions, the enjoyment of our rights of membership have been strangulated,Mugabe told his fellow African leaders. "We believe that...
  • Ken Livingstone in This is London
    I have strong residual doubts over extraterritorial rules that could be made by the US legislators or the [US watchdog] Securities and Exchange Commission,Livingstone wrote.
  • Antonin Scalia in Lexology (registration)
    ...Bank into domestic SEC filings.12 The Supreme Court ruled, however, that "the presumption against extraterritorial application would be a craven watchdog indeed if it retreated to its kennel whenever some domestic activity is involved in...

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