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sta chuh taw ree

  • a  relating to or created by statutes
    statutory matters
    statutory law
  • s  prescribed or authorized by or punishable under a statute
    statutory restrictions
    a statutory age limit
    statutory crimes
    statutory rape

  • The answer is that Hernandez was guilty of statutory rapeintercourse with a girl who is under the legal age of consent.
  • Faint hopes of a statutory right to die were raised in 1966 when Australia's remote Northern Territory became the first place to legalize voluntary euthanasia.
  • Three of them eventually apologized to the 15-year-old girl as part of a plea agreement that dismissed statutory rape charges after two years if they stayed out of trouble.
News & Articles

  • Ex-N.C. deputy pleads guilty to violating inmate's rights
    A former chief deputy in the Hertford County Sheriff's Office pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court in Elizabeth City, N.C., to violating the civil rights of an inmate during a court appearance. Timothy Lassiter faces a statutory maximum sentence of 10 years in prison, according to a news release from the Department of Justice. A sentencing hearing is scheduled Sept. 9.
    June 12, 2013 - The Virginian-Pilot
  • Prep school perv teacher hit with additional statutory rape charges
    A former math teacher at the exclusive Riverdale Country School in the Bronx has been slammed with additional felony statutory rape charges for an affair he's already accused of having with a 16-year-old female student. Richard Hovan, 31, had originally been charged last year with repeatedly having oral sexual...
    June 11, 2013 - New York Post
  • ETM Drops Fee for Online Reporting of Unclaimed Property
    ETM, developer of UPExchange for unclaimed property reporting -- and Wings Plus for statutory financial reporting -- has waived the transaction fee it was formerly charging for online reporting of unclaimed ...
    June 11, 2013 - Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  • Gen Peter Pace in New York Times
    People have a wide range of opinions on this sensitive subject,General Pace stated. "The important thing to remember is that we have a policy in effect, and the Department of Defense has a statutory responsibility to implement that...
  • John Monks in Wall Street Journal
    The prevailing philosophy among too many employers is that older workers are too set in their ways to match changing work environments and should be encouraged to leave early, well below statutory retirement ages,said ETUC's John Monks.
  • Carol Corrigan in Forbes
    The prospect of blanket immunity for those who intentionally redistribute defamatory statements on the Internet has disturbing implications,Associate Justice Carol A. Corrigan wrote in the majority opinion. "Nevertheless ...... statutory...

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