The penalties handed down by police disciplinary hearings are secret.
Words without fire, like the sentence handed down by a judge who must kill the man accused.
Some, like Rhianon, are using sophisticated cameras bought for them or handed down by their parents.
He famously loved aphorisms, many handed down by his father.
He declared that there were only forty authentic first names, the ones handed down by the Prophet.
This story is at least four generations old - and in native tradition - handed down by word of mouth.
We need to overcome the prejudices handed down to us by the previous generations.
He upheld the death sentences handed down by lower courts.
Or it could be that the war stories handed down by teachers at the kitchen table just aren't as compelling.
Are the values handed down to us by the founding fathers of Europe still meaningful?