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bailiwick

Law the area over which a bailiff has jurisdiction
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Rather, the UK is responsible for the Bailiwick's international affairs and, at Guernsey's request, may arrange for the ratification of any convention to be extended to the Bailiwick.
Just Say No was slammed by critics after a 1988 New York production, and Kramer had no intention of revisiting the play until he went to Chicago last July to attend the Bailiwick's one-night-only benefit reading, starring Billings.
Given the size of the Bailiwick's financial sector and its status as an international financial center, the modest number of cases involving money laundering by financial sector participants and the small number of money laundering convictions raise questions concerning the effective application of money laundering provisions.