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contumacy

Law the wilful refusal of a person to appear before a court or to comply with a court order
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Article 18(c) of the Charter of the International Military Tribunal (an annex to the 8 August 1945 London Agreement) gave the Military Tribunal power to deal summarily with 'any contumacy' by 'imposing appropriate punishment.' The United States Military Tribunals sitting in Nuremberg (and acting in accordance with the Allied Control Council Law No.
According to a canonist's translation and analysis, the decree appears to cite two grounds for excommunication: contumacy in schism, that is, persistence in holding beliefs contrary to church teaching; and desecration of the Eucharist.
This larger context also demonstrates how Ricci stood out among an impressive group of men by virtue of his critique of racism and colonialism, his incorruptibility, his intellectual talents, and most of all, his respect for Chinese culture, even as he decried the contumacy of his potential converts.
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While Catholics emphasised the inherent potential for heresy and political contumacy, Protestants believed that not to follow conscience "would be a sin" (116).
Israel's contumacy isn't violation in Washington's lexicon.
Part 1, "Thinking Through Beckett" includes Herbert Blau, "Apnea and True Illusion: Breath(less) in Beckett" (35-53); David Houston Jones, "From Contumacy to Shame: Reading Beckett's Testimonies with Agamben" (54-67); Carla Locatelli, "Projections: Beckett's Krapp's Last Tape and Not I as Autobiographies" (68-80); H.
which subpena, in the case of contumacy or refusal to obey, shall be enforceable by order of any appropriate United States District Court ...
Am I the only person who revelled in the contumacy that was displayed by the public in the Strictly Come Dancing contretemps?