Sentence Examples

  • Furthermore, the cause of action must have been recognized in the jurisdiction in which the petitioner resided at the time it arose.
  • "Another petitioner," answered the man with the braces.
  • As far as possible he saw to everything personally, and never sent away a petitioner of the lower orders.
  • The attorneygeneral, to whom the petition to the king was referred, reported that the petitioner had a " good and legal right and title to the lands."
  • In ancient Egypt petitions were sent to the king or the great feudal landowners in whose territory the petitioner or his adversary dwelt or the injury was committed: courts were composed of royal or feudal officials, or in the New Kingdom of officials or responsible citizens.