Examples of violation in a Sentence
a serious violation of the law
A second violation was called on the basketball player.
He was arrested for violation of his parole.
The group monitors human rights violations.
They protested the government's violation of human rights.
Recent Examples of violation from the Web
Matthias Pahlow, 22, of Bolingbrook, was charged with drunken driving and other traffic violations at 3:06 a.m. Tuesday in the 0-99 block of New York Street, Aurora police said.
He was subsequently arrested and charged with OVI, reckless operation, falsification and other traffic violations.
The officer who shot Scott, Michael Slager, was sentenced in December 2017 to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to federal civil rights violations and obstruction of justice.
Uranium One connections and Hillary Clinton’s violations of agreements with the Obama administration to report the sources of all private donations to the Clinton Foundation during her tenure.
Arguments centered on the role that American Traffic Solutions Inc. has in handling red-light traffic violations.
The judge methodically listed six separate types of evidence that was withheld, and ruled that each violation was willful.
For one, while Russia is officially banned from competing in the Games by the IOC because of past violations, athletes from Russia can still compete— just as independent entities.
And the unprecedented addition of hundreds of Russian athletes cleared to compete without representing their home country (barred for doping violations) newly defines the historic competion between nations.
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