Sentence Examples


  • There are strict provisions for the protection and for the sanitary housing of factory employees, and prohibiting sweat-shops.
  • A constitutional amendment of 1890 permits the re-election of the president without limit, the original clause prohibiting such a re-election.
  • No distinction is now made as to whether the foetus is or is not alive, legislation appearing to make the offence statutory with the object of prohibiting any risk to the life of the mother.
  • In 1667 he supported the bill for prohibiting the importation of Irish cattle, on the ground that it would lead to a great fall of rents in England.
  • When the temporal courts interfered to prevent excess of jurisdiction, they did so by prohibiting the ecclesiastical court from trying and the suitor from suing in that court.