Sentence Examples

  • All attempts to enforce the British commercial regulations were ineffectual.
  • According to law military service is obligatory, but the government has been unable to enforce it.
  • The treasury was empty, the Boers refused to pay their taxes, and there was no power to enforce them.
  • He encouraged the cities, and not content with issuing proclamations against private war, formed alliances with the princes in order to enforce his decrees.
  • Under these acts a right of reentry or forfeiture is not to be enforceable unless and until the lessor has served on the lessee a written notice specifying the breach of covenant or condition complained of, and requiring him to remedy it or make compensation, and this demand has not within a reasonable time been complied with; and when a lessor is proceeding to enforce such a right the court may, if it think fit, grant relief to the lessee.