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wrong

1. (of a side, esp of a fabric) intended to face the inside so as not to be seen
2. Law
a. an infringement of another person's rights, rendering the offender liable to a civil action, as for breach of contract or tort
b. a violation of public rights and duties, affecting the community as a whole and actionable at the instance of the Crown
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When the leader ignored the transgression, the wrongdoer bear was also stared at for longer than the victim bear, as if something about the wrongdoer would explain the leader's reluctance to correct her, researchers say.
arbitrary penalties on a wrongdoer. (41) A punitive damages award is
He is a journalist writing for the Daily Mail - a gossip columnist who seeks to expose some alleged wrongdoing, always naming the wrongdoers.
The tribe or the party, to which the wrongdoer (traitor, agent or spoiler) belongs, must take all necessary actions against him/her, in collaboration with the official or popular authorities.
Courts embracing the nonsurvivability rule have stated that the deterrent effect of punitive awards is watered down or becomes speculative when the deceased wrongdoer's estate is held liable instead of the wrongdoer herself.
Ana Al Jani (I Am the Wrongdoer) was held under the patronage of Northern Governor Ali Al Asfoor.
Holmgren's position is that the attitudes of forgiveness and compassion, when achieved by requisite moral and emotional work through other feelings, are always appropriate responses to wrongdoing, regardless of any conditions a wrongdoer may meet or fail to meet.
Either the police are incapable of catching the wrongdoer, or the wrongdoers are genuises, only to be caught by complicated computers.
We should confront a wrongdoer humbly, not self-righteously, and we should do it privately, not publicly: "If your brother sins against you, go and show him his fault, just between the two of you" (Matthew 18:15) We should not seek revenge, nor bear a grudge, nor confront people in order to get something off our chest and make ourselves feel better, but to sincerely help the other person see what they've done wrong.
(41) However, if judgment is enforced against only one defendant, that wrongdoer (such as the solicitor in the Scenario) may not be left without recourse.
There is nothing wrong in learning your neighbor's language, stated Gruevski and added that a wrongdoer is searched for regarding a goal which has best intentions.
So, then, how can Christians remember so as to love rather than hate the wrongdoer? How, in other words, can we remember rightly?