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martial law
used in The Lords of Discipline

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the system of rules that takes effect  when a military authority takes control of the normal administration of justice
  • After a long childhood with an unbenign father and four years at the Institute, I was looking forward to that day of release when I would no longer be subject to the fixed, irresistible tenets of martial law, that hour when I would be presented with my discharge papers and could walk without cadences for the first time.
    Chapter 1.1 (7% in)

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