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misapplication,

n the use of incorrect or improper procedures while administering treatment; results from inadequacy in experience, training, skills, or knowledge. May also result from impairment or incompetence.
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As you are aware, this administration places a high premium on accountability and will therefore not condone any act of misappropriation and misapplication of the public funds,' Ambode said.
The first point is that, if Weinstein wishes to show the misapplication of hate speech laws, it would be helpful if he would limit his enquiry to hate speech laws, and not the misapplication of any other law.
26) Defense counsel, thus, can only assure that collateral federal review is not foreclosed by seeking Florida Supreme Court review of an adverse DCA decision in every case in which an argument for misapplication jurisdiction exists.
Mohen pleaded guilty to second-degree misapplication of entrusted property and two counts of third-degree failure to file an income tax return.
In each of these countries, legal abortion is rarely granted and illegal procedures carry the threat of prosecution because of a "toxic mix of unjust laws and misapplication by some judges and law enforcement officials.
This will eliminate the creation of new meanings for already defined terms, will minimize misapplication of controls terminology and will eliminate the need for customized glossaries and terminology sections.
15 to 24 months in prison for the two felonies to which he pleaded guilty last summer: conspiracy to bribe a bank officer and misapplication of bank funds.
The new vehicle is equipped with improved safety technology to help avoid crashes, as well as a system that automatically applies the brake in the event of pedal misapplication in a parking space.
Deliberate underperformance, withdrawal from a contest and intentional misapplication of the rules by referees, umpires or officials would all be deemed illegal under the new laws.
Alfa Telecom" CEO Azamat Murzaliev is accused under articles of the Criminal Code on misappropriation or misapplication of entrusted property, office abuse, large scale fraud.
In the special leave petition filed through counsel Senthil Jagadeesan, Jagan submitted there was complete misapplication of the principles of governing bail jurisprudence by the high court, leading to deprivation of his right to liberty.
Lawyers for Mr Taggart claimed in the High Court there was a potential misapplication of policy.