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
Has the board received complaints about violations of the code?
Potential charges include violations of statutes on conspiracy, election law as well as the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.
Adam Winkler, a professor of constitutional law at the School of Law of the University of California, Los Angeles, said Dick’s could be challenged in lawsuits claiming a violation of laws that bar age discrimination.
Duke, Kentucky, North Carolina, Texas, Michigan State, Kansas, USC, and Alabama are among the schools with players listed in the documents, which, if accurate, appear to prove violations of NCAA amateurism rules.
Each violation of the L.A. ordinance is a misdemeanor subject to a fine of up to $1,000, three years' probation or both.
In an instant, one extreme side would scream a violation of civil liberties.
In the summer of 2016, the company agreed to pay $168.5 million to settle alleged violations of California’s false claims, false advertising, and unfair competition laws, though the company admitted no wrongdoing.
This latest violation of Chyna's consent comes after her ex-fiance, Rob Kardashian, previously posted nude photos of Chyna in the summer of 2017.
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First Known Use of violation
VIOLATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of violation for English Language Learners
: the act of doing something that is not allowed by a law or rule
: the act of ignoring or interfering with a person's rights
: the act of showing disrespect for something (such as a holy place) usually by damaging it
VIOLATION Defined for Kids
Definition of violation for Students
- a traffic violation
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