Inciting sentence examples

  • 1918 Kurt Eisner was prosecuted at Munich on a charge of treason for inciting munition workers to strike.

  • In 1818 General Jackson, believing that the Spanish were aiding the Seminole Indians and inciting them to attack the Americans, again captured Pensacola.

  • From 1882 till 1887 his prime minister was Walter Murray Gibson (1823-1888), a singular and romantic genius, a visionary adventurer and a shrewd politician, who had been imprisoned by the Dutch government in Batavia in 1852 on a charge of inciting insurrection in Sumatra, and had arrived at Honolulu in 1861 with the intention of leading a Mormon colony to the East Indies.

  • John Penry then fled to Scotland, but was later apprehended in London, charged with inciting rebellion, and hanged (May 1593).

  • He denounced Marat's placards as inciting to murder, summoned Danton to give an account of his ministry, watched carefully over the furnishing of military supplies, and was a strong opponent of Dumouriez, in spite of the general's great popularity.

  • The club was suppressed by the dominant "Caps," who also sought to ruin Sprengtporten financially by inciting his tenants in Finland to bring actions against him for alleged extortion, not in the ordinary courts but in the riksdag itself, where Sprengtporten's political adversaries would be his judges.

  • He is also accused of inciting racial hatred under the 1986 Public Order Act.

  • incitee will be a new offense of indirectly inciting terrorism with a very broad definition.

  • No benefit other than revolt is gained for inciting rebellion.

  • The Spanish were accused of inciting the Indians to make depredations on the English settlements and of interfering with English commerce and the Spanish were in constant fear of the encroachments of the British.

  • It was supposed to contain heretical propositions and caused a good deal of scandal, inciting Baluze against Faget, both of whom abused the other, to defend the memory of the prelate.

  • His obvious desire to preserve law and order excited the hostility of John of Giscala, who endeavoured vainly to remove him as a traitor to the national cause by inciting the Galileans to kill him and by persuading the Sanhedrin at Jerusalem to recall him.

  • In 1914, after the outbreak of war, Rosa Luxemburg was sentenced to a year's imprisonment for inciting to insubordination and remained throughout the war in preventive custody.

  • At last a conspiracy, into which the principal engineer of Khalid, Hassan the Nabataean, had been drawn, succeeded in inciting Hisham against Khalid.

  • Discontent became rife, and on the ship breaking out of the ice in the spring Henry Hudson had a violent quarrel with a dissolute young fellow named Henry Greene, whom he had befriended by taking him on board, and who now retaliated by inciting the discontented part of the crew to put Hudson and eight others (including the sick men) out of the ship. This happened on the 22nd of June 1611.

  • II) which seems to be meant as a commendation of the teaching of the sages in general: their words are said to be like goads (inciting to action) and like nails driven in a building (giving firmness to character); they issue from masters of assemblies,3 heads of academies (but not of the Sanhedrin).

  • He received a two year suspended sentence in April 1998 for inciting racial hatred.

  • Instead, the story becomes grist for the mill in the ' Inciting Religious Hatred ' debate.

  • incites also accused of inciting racial hatred under the 1986 Public Order Act.

  • The charge was one of publishing seditious libel and inciting to commit breaches of the incitement to Mutiny Act of 1797.

  • Mr Smith said he planned to report conservative leader Michael Howard to the police for " inciting racial hatred " .

  • Speeches ' inciting people to hatred or contempt ' of the king or the government became punishable by death.

  • British and American spies are apparently on the ground inciting riot.

  • Whether or not it had played a part in inciting the boys to murder, the video provided an easy scapegoat.

  • suspended sentence in April 1998 for inciting racial hatred.

  • Earlier this week the Qatar-based TV and internet news channel was accused of inciting violence and hatred and taken off the air.

  • Petersburg, and he worked a good deal behind the scenes, inciting to violence, advising a boycott of the Duma, hostility to the Cadets, etc. But he did not play any part in the Soviet of workmen, and disappeared as soon as it became clear, after the crushing of the outbreak in Moscow, that the troops and the people were not on the side of the revolutionaries.

  • In 191 4, after the outbreak of war, she was sentenced to a year's imprisonment for inciting to insubordination and remained throughout the war in preventive custody (Schutzhaft).

  • His anti-slavery work culminated in his appeal to President Lincoln, entitled "The Prayer of Twenty Millions," in which he urged "that all attempts to put down the rebellion and at the same time uphold its inciting cause" were preposterous and futile, and that "every hour of deference to slavery" was "an hour of added and deepened peril to the Union."

  • He then fled to Scotland, but was later apprehended in London, charged with inciting rebellion, and hanged (May 1593).

  • 1918 he was prosecuted at Munich on a charge of treason for inciting munition workers to strike.

  • and the adherents of the anti-pope, and Arnold gave effect to his abhorrence of the political episcopate by inciting the people to rise against their bishop, and, exiled by Innocent II., went to France.

  • Discontent became rife, and on the ship breaking out of the ice in the spring Hudson had a violent quarrel with a dissolute young fellow named Henry Greene, whom he had befriended by taking him on board, and who now retaliated by inciting the discontented part of the crew to put Hudson and eight others (including the sick men) out of the ship. This happened on the 22nd of June r 6 r 1.

  • The Proctors were forced to give evidence at the ensuing trial of nine people for inciting riotous assembly.

  • The party is credited by some with inciting the 1937 Flint sit-down strike.

  • BabyCenter.com contains a wealth of ideas for encouraging and inciting your child's interest in potty training.

  • Olympic swimmer turned actress Esther Williams put a glamorous spin on swim caps in her many movie musicals, inciting a fashion trend in swimwear that raged on through the 40's, 50's, and 60's.

  • When Hitler was inciting wars, the French were busily losing war because they were in love.

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