Sentence Examples

  • By that time it was in the hands of the king by the forfeiture of Earl Morcar.
  • In pure leasehold the landlord demands at least six months rent as guarantee, and the forfeiture of any fortuitous advantages.
  • The lord high almoner is an ecclesiastical officer, usually a bishop, who had the rights to the forfeiture of all deodands and the goods of a felo de se, for distribution among the poor.
  • Proselytes to Judaism were condemned either to death or to forfeiture of their property.
  • The right to deal with the property of a convict while he is undergoing sentence (but not while he is out of prison on leave) is, by the Forfeiture Act 1870, vested in his administrator.

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