"Kindly consider," he began, "cases of that kind are, as you are aware, under ecclesiastical jurisdiction; the reverend fathers are fond of going into the minutest details in cases of that kind," he said with a smile, which betrayed his sympathy with the reverend fathers’ taste.
There are no more uses of "jurisdiction" in the book.
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The state court has jurisdiction on this matter — not the federal court.
The Palestinian camp is outside the jurisdiction of the Lebanese state.