In Thomaston, there is no such thing as a minor offense.
Why had he been convicted of only so minor an offense?
Shunning, at least, though that was only for minor offenses.
Death was the most common punishment, including for minor offenses.
Besides his private law practice, he became a police magistrate for minor offenses in 1852.
He ran through the various minor offenses he'd committed in the past few months.
He added that the number of people who received long sentences for relatively minor offenses were "few and far between."
Many of them, perhaps the majority, committed minor offenses, if any.
You don't understand the situation at all, Mary; this isn't any minor social offense.
He served six months in jail for a minor offense quite a number of years ago.
The death penalty was the punishment for even minor offences.
This court was for minor offences or to settle arguments.
That they won't be prosecuted, at least for some minor offences?
It is very easy to allow minor offences to become bricks in a wall between the two of us.
They said there was "very little trouble" to be had at the festival, with only minor offences reported.
We started out on a pilot project here in late 1984, with very minor offences.
If he didn't want to go to court for a very minor offence, then you could caution him.
An exchange of information on minor offences between countries in future was really not what we were after.
This is not a minor offence - it was done with intent.
First of all, the Convention does not apply to minor offences.
Officials from both agencies said the club had been cited only for minor violations.
At the other, a minor violation of the law rates 11 points.
So far this month, Nelson has detected only some minor violations.
Why would he step down over a minor violation?
And with many residents here under stress, the police say they are also receiving more back talk from people stopped for even minor violations.
"We are talking about very minor violations here," he said.
Community service also can be used in place of jail for minor violations.
Some procedures are more robust to minor violations while others less so.
A cease-fire has been holding for two weeks, with minor violations by both sides.
The 90-year-old building has been cited for several other minor violations in recent years, city officials said.