Illegal Act

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Illegal Act

An act in violation of a law in the jurisdiction in which it is committed. Examples of illegal acts include theft, or the unauthorized taking of property, perjury, or lying under oath, and murder. The criminality of some illegal acts (notably fraud, theft and others) helps to ensure smooth operation of businesses.
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There's an alarming development where more and more children were accused of committing illegal acts. In the first six months of 2018, for example, over 5,000 children were documented to have committed illegal acts.
He added that this act will not be covered/saved from the section of 13 of Sindh Revenue Board Act 2011, since the malafide intention and illegal act was done with ultra vires motives and misusing the powers which were never conferred with them and as result loss of the national exchequers to great extend.
The governor-elect warned that 'the consequences of illegal appropriation of public funds will be very grave for individuals who participate in any illegal act to defraud the state.'
Trump later tweeted: "With all of the illegal acts that took place in the Clinton campaign & Obama Administration, there was never a special councel (sic) appointed!" He didn't provide examples or evidence of any alleged "illegal acts".
Subsequently, these accused illegally issued sham Destructive Committee report to conceal their illegal acts. More arrests are on card, the accused persons will be produced before the Accountability Court Peshawar for obtaining their physical remand.
LdL minces no words to condemn "illegal acts" like executing crime suspects to right another illegal act, where majority of the victims are minors, petty criminals (so far no drug lord in the list).
The meeting also reviewed ways to preventing the illegal acts of outlaws at the boder areas for protecting the national economy and imposing the state's dignity through coordination between the Ministry of Defence and the Customs Administration.
25 (BNA): The Northern Governorate Police Director General said a group of outlaws took advantage today of Ashoora rituals in Daih to perpetrate illegal acts which required the community police there to inform relevant authorities.
We call upon all members of the international community to condemn the NIF Government for its illegal acts and for its violation of human rights.
A judicial travel ban will also be imposed on people involved in such illegal acts, he said.
* A professional accountant providing professional services to an audit client would he required to disclose certain illegal acts to an appropriate authority.
NNA - Outgoing Prime Minister Najib Mikati called on Thursday at a joint press conference with his Palestinian counterpart, Rami Hamdallah, at the Grand Serail, "to trim down illegal acts inside the Palestinian camps", affirming that "Beirut has the honor to defend the Palestinians' rights." Mikati praised Iran- P5 +1 Group agreement, considering it an important accomplishment.