multijurisdictional love



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  • adj. Of or pertaining to more than one jurisdiction.


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multi- +‎ jurisdictional


  • Many people are fine banning “patently offensive” sexually explicit material under obscenity laws (I’m not, btw), but this goes to show how this sort of thing can be used for nation-wide censorship (recall the multijurisdictional prosecutions of the Reagan era aimed at removing material from the national market, not just local communities).

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Criminal Conviction in England for Leaving Anti-Religious Leaflets in Airport Prayer Room

  • He said multijurisdictional grand juries such as one covering Richmond and the counties of Henrico, Chesterfield and Hanover allow prosecutors to subpoena witnesses and other evidence from a broader area as dictated by the nature of the crime under investigation.

    Cuccinelli wants new grand jury rules

  • Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli says multijurisdictional grand juries would help combat gang violence in Hampton Roads.

    Cuccinelli wants new grand jury rules

  • As chief Bureau liaison dealing with multivictim, multijurisdictional homicides read: traveling serial killers, Pender had played this game before.


  • The NCMEC is an exemplary case of multijurisdictional coordination, cooperation between private and public actors, and astonishingly rapid adaptation in pursuit of the public good.

    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

  • Grants would have funded multijurisdictional drug and gang task forces, information sharing and technology, county jails, prosecutors, drug courts, juvenile delinquency and drug treatment programs.

    'Stimulus' and the States

  • So, Schneider Road will be shut down for several days, as this multijurisdictional forensics team investigates further the body that was discovered at 8: 45 this morning.

    CNN Transcript Jul 9, 2007

  • At this time, a multijurisdictional forensic team is being assembled.

    CNN Transcript Jul 9, 2007

  • That's a multijurisdictional forensic team being assembled right now that's going to be working with the Dane County coroner at the scene.

    CNN Transcript Jul 9, 2007

  • Jane Limprecht, a spokeswoman for the agency, said in a statement last week that, "after allegations of systemic and multijurisdictional violations of the Bankruptcy Code by creditors were brought to our attention from multiple sources," the program organized an informal working group last year to look into the issues.

    U.S. Expands Scrutiny of Home Lenders


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