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outlaw

1. (formerly) a person excluded from the law and deprived of its protection
2. any fugitive from the law, esp a habitual transgressor
3. a wild or untamed beast
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committee formed by the General Assembly to draft an international treaty outlawing human reproductive cloning met for the first time.
It said it would not support the treaty outlawing human reproductive cloning unless it also outlaws embryonic stem cell cloning.
1965: Reacting to the Selma march, Congress passed a Voting Rights Act outlawing the use of literacy tests to disqualify voters.