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desperate times call for desperate measuresIn adverse circumstances actions that might have been rejected under other circumstances may become the best choice.Rate it:

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desperate times require desperate measuresAlternative form of desperate times call for desperate measures.Rate it:

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investigación criminalSerie de procedimientos para la búsqueda, localización y presentación de pruebas, con la finalidad de establecer la responsabilidad o la inocencia de una persona en un acto delictivo.Rate it:

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be had upTo be accused of, or arrested for a criminal act.Rate it:

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do-or-dieRequiring a determined or desperate effort to avoid the consequences of failure.Rate it:

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get the goods onTo acquire knowledge or develop evidence that reveals the truth about someone's character or behavior, especially criminal behavior.Rate it:

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bad actorIndividual or entity with the prior criminal conviction, or who has been sanctioned by the court or regulator.Rate it:

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bring to justiceTo cause a person alleged to have committed criminal acts to be brought to trial on the offenses.Rate it:

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make one's bonesTo commit a murder in order to be respected in a criminal gang.Rate it:

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public enemy number oneA person who ranks highest on the federal government's prioritized list of wanted criminal fugitives.Rate it:

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a casa caiuSaid after a particularly undesirable, harmful change of events; often, though not always, said of a criminal or illicit activity discovered by the authority.Rate it:

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accusatio (Cael. 3. 6)a criminal accusation.Rate it:

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ad extrema perventum estaffairs are desperate; we are reduced to extremeties.Rate it:

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aux grands maux les grands remèdesDesperate diseases require desperate remedies.Rate it:

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bad boy(slang) A male criminal.Rate it:

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causa publica (Brut. 48. 178)a criminal case.Rate it:

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culpable homicideCriminal negligence causing the unlawful death of a human being.(Can we verify this sense?) (Canada, law) Murder, manslaughter or infanticide.(Can we verify this sense?) (Scotland, law) Manslaughter.(Can we verify this sense?) (South Africa, law) The unlawful negligent killing of another human being.Rate it:

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do it toughTo be in a desperate situation; to struggle.Rate it:

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facinus facere, committereto do a criminal deed.Rate it:

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from hungerOf poor quality; tolerable only in desperate circumstances.Rate it:

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go straightTo discontinue engaging in criminal acts; to become a law-abiding person.Rate it:

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have upTo accuse, arrest, try for a criminal act.Rate it:

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iudicium exercere (vid. sect. V. 7, note The first...)to administer justice; to judge (used of criminal cases before the praetor).Rate it:

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necessity knows no lawSomeone who is desperate cannot be expected to obey the rules, or keep the law.Rate it:

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Nuremberg defenseAn explanation offered as an intended excuse for behaving in a criminal or wrongful manner, claiming that one behaved in that manner because one was ordered by others to do so.Rate it:

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old baileycentral criminal courtRate it:

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ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny(biology, social sciences, art, philosophy) The physical, cultural, moral, or intellectual development of each individual passes through stages similar to the developmental stages of that individual's species, society, or civilization.1905, J. A. Harris, "The Importance of Investigations of Seedling Stages," Science, New Series, vol. 22, no. 554, p. 186:With reference to seedling stages the statement that ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny must be made with great reserve.1961, M. E. Wolfgang, "Pioneers in Criminology: Cesare Lombroso (1835-1909)," The Journal of Criminal Law, Criminology, and Police Science, vol. 52, no. 4, p. 367:Haeckel maintained that ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny, and this idea was incorporated by Lombroso into his parallelism between the criminal and the child.2002, B. S. Jackson, "Models in Legal History: The Case of Biblical Law," Journal of Law and Religion, vol. 18, no. 1, p. 11:For even if we accept that "ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny," those responsible for the drafting of ancient legal documents were not children, and are hardly to be endowed with some form of infantile mentality.Rate it:

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play it straightTo avoid criminal behavior.Rate it:

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prayer's were answeredA desperate, seemingly impossible request is grantedRate it:

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res ad extremum casum perducta estaffairs are desperate; we are reduced to extremeties.Rate it:

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roll onTo snitch or tattle, to reveal a secret under pressure, usually regarding criminal matters.Rate it:

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throw oneself atTo make an embarrassingly desperate attempt to get someone's romantic attention.Rate it:

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Up Against the WallIn serious trouble, in desperate situation, in serious difficultiesRate it:

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vitiis, sceleribus inquinatum, contaminatum, obrutum esseto be vicious, criminal.Rate it:

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walk freeTo go unpunished; to win, or avoid, a criminal court case, particularly when actually guilty.Rate it:

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wipe the slate clean!Remove all past offenses, charges, arrests, felonies, misdemeanors, fallacies, traffic/criminal offenses, bad habit records, divorces bankruptcies etc.Rate it:

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重症需下猛藥desperate times call for desperate measuresRate it:

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