Sentence Examples

  • On the 2nd of April the Cour de Cassation quashed the proceedings.
  • A suit on the complaint of a neighbouring clergyman ensued and after various complications Denison was condemned by the archbishops' court at Bath (1856); but on appeal the court of Arches and the privy council quashed this judgment on a technical plea.
  • Quashed his candidature in favour of Henry of Luxemburg, afterwards the emperor Henry VII.
  • Of France, a child of nine, was quashed, and he was married to Irene, daughter of Andronicus.
  • Francis being in captivity after the battle of Pavia (February 25, 1525), Faber was condemned and his works suppressed by commission of the parlement; these measures were quashed on the return of Francis some months later.