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Definitions of illegal

  1. prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules; "an illegal chess move" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Not according to, or authorized by, law; specif., contrary to, or in violation of, human law; unlawful; illicit; hence, immoral; as, an illegal act; illegal trade; illegal love. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Against or not authorized by the law. Also called illicit or unlawful.
  4. Contrary to law; unlawful; illicit. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Illegally. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Contrary to law. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. Illegality. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. Contrary to the law. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. Contrary to law; unlawful. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. It is a general rule, that the law will never give its aid to a party who has entered into an illegal contract, whether the same be in direct violation of a statute, against public policy, or opposed to public morals. .Nor to a contract which is fraudulent, which affects the defendant or a third person. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  11. A contract in violation of a statute is absolutely void, and, however disguised, it will be set aside, for no form of expression can remove the substantial defect inherent in the nature of the transaction; the courts will investigate the real object of the contracting parties, and if that be repugnant to the law, it will vitiate the transaction. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  12. Contracts against the public policy of the law, are equally void as if they were in violation of a public statute; a contract not to marry any one, is therefore illegal and void. See Void. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  13. A contract against the purity of manners is also illegal; as, for example, a agreement to cohabit unlawfully with another, is therefore void; but a bond given for past cohabitation, being considered as remuneration for past injury, is binding. 4 Bouv. Inst. n. 3853. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  14. All contracts which have for their object, or which may in their consequences, be injurious to third persons, altogether unconnected with them, are in general illegal and void. Of the first, an example may be found in the case where a sheriff's officer received a sum of money from a defendant for admitting to bail, and agreed to pay the bail, part of the money which was so exacted. 2 Burr. 924. The case of a wager between two persons, as to the character of a third, is an example of the second class. Cowp. 729; 4 Camp. 152; 1 Rawle, 42; 1 B. & A. 683. Vide lllicit; Unlawful. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  15. il-l[=e]'gal, adj. contrary to law.--v.t. ILL[=E]'GAL[=I]SE, to render unlawful.--n. ILLEGAL'ITY, the quality or condition of being illegal.--adv. ILL[=E]'GALLY. gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  16. Not legal; contrary to law. Hence or cogn. illegality n., illegally adv. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary

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