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liability

[līəbil′itē]
Etymology: L, ligare, to bind
1 something one is obligated to do or an obligation required to be fulfilled by law, usually financial in nature.
2 the amount of money required to fulfill a financial obligation.
Health insurance The potential for paying claims based on use of an insured service
Malpractice All character of obligation, amenability, and responsibility for an act before the law

liability

Malpractice All character of obligation, amenability, and responsibility for an act before the law. See Corporate liability, Current liability, Limits of liability, Malpractice Product liability, Professional liability, Strict liability.

liability (līəbil´itē),

n the state of being bound by law or justice to do something or to make good something; legal responsibility.

liability

financial or legal responsibility.
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While it is likely that voluntary statements made in technical violation of Miranda will remain admissible for the limited purposes described above, they clearly are exposing interrogating officers and their departments to civil liability.
I don't see a civil liability earthquake because of this verdict,'' Hahn said.
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Our preliminary investigation has been completed and we have concluded there is civil liability.
However, civil liability for the officers involved or their employing governmental entities is a risk that must be considered prior to inviting the media to participate in law enforcement activities.
5 million civil judgment as the result of his civil liability trial.