Sentence Examples


  • This Victor is creating vampires without permission, a crime punishable by death.
  • Breaches of law punishable by a fine not exceeding 12S.
  • In penal cases its jurisdiction extends to all offences of the class known as dClitsoffences punishable by a more serious penalty than the contraventions dealt with by the juge de paix, but not entailing such heavy penalties as the code applies to crimes, with which the assize courts (see below) deal.
  • The pretori have penal jurisdiction concerning all misdemeanours (contravvenzioni) or offences (delitti) punishable by imprisonment not exceeding three months or by fine not exceeding 1000 lire (~4o).
  • Her rosary beads hang boldly down in front of her; within 50 years, possession of them would be punishable by death.

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