Sentence Examples


  • On the 17th of January he was named on the commission for law reform, of which Hale was the chief; and on the 17th of March 1653, he was pardoned of all delinquency and thus at last made capable of sitting in parliament.
  • Sir John Danvers carried to the Lords for their Concurrence, the Ordinance for pardoning the Delinquency of Mr. Coke.
  • Cloward and Ohlin (1961) regard truancy as part of a wider delinquency caused by " blocked opportunity " within school.
  • The report claims that an attachment to teachers at age 13 was related to lower levels of misbehavior and delinquency at age 15.
  • The practical application of these theories in professional intervention, from youthful delinquency to entrenched criminal careers, will be examined.

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