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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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De nos jours, il est peu probable qu'un Outlawries Bill, en tant que projet de loi d'initiative parlementaire, soit depose a la Chambre des communes du Canada par le jeu du tirage au sort et, si cela arrivait, il courrait le risque d'etre conteste par la Couronne du fait que les amendes qu'il inflige aux procureurs de la Couronne et aux sherifs seraient probablement percues comme un impot.
As legislation, the Outlawries Bill alleges that some officers of the Crown were denying people their fundamental rights, and yet it did so in a way that did not indict the monarch, a point buttressed by the fact that this was an area of public policy over which Parliament had already successfully legislated, so it could not be seen as sedition on the part of the mover.
47) In 1960 he also published Outlaws against Outlawries, a two volume (more than 400 pages) collection of cops-and-robbers stories whose content is nearly as inscrutable as the title.