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injunction

(ĭn-jŭnk′shŭn) [L. injungere, to fasten, join]
A court order prohibiting an individual from performing some act or demanding that a person begin to perform some act.
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1987) ("No court, state or federal, is barred from enjoining activity that causes or threatens injury to property merely because the activity, in addition to being tortious, is a violation of the criminal law").
In its motion for preliminary injunction, TechINT asks the court to temporarily enjoin Sasnett from "[p]roviding competing services to TechINT's clients, as set forth in the Services Agreement, to include enjoining Sasnett from providing UAS-related and other services to Red Six Solutions, LLC."
Colombo, July 15 -- The Colombo District Court today issued an enjoining order against convening of the Central Committee of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), without a prior permission from the President of the Party.
"The Court issued a TRO enjoining the enforcement of the two orders of the RTC untul furthr orders.
One of the greatest acts of obedience that brings one closer to Allh The Almighty during this month is receiving a reward from Allh The Almighty through enjoining good and forbidding evil.
"Pursuant to the China Trade test, '[a]n anti-suit injunction against parallel litigation may be imposed only if: (A) the parties are the same in both matters, and (B) resolution of the case before the enjoining court is dispositive of the action to be enjoined.