Example sentences for: illegally

How can you use “illegally” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He had been apprehended in June by INS agents for trying to enter the U.S. illegally, but had then been released, allegedly because the agents had no information on his record or his warrants.

  • The New York Times , Washington Post , and Los Angeles Times front an Israeli comptroller's report that Prime Minister Ehud Barak's party, One Israel, illegally channeled large donations from domestic and foreign sources through nonprofit front groups in the months leading to Barak's victory over former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

  • The New York Times stuffs this story, and fronts an interview with a Russian industrialist who supports the conventional wisdom that both Russian politicians and mobsters illegally laundered money through the bank.

  • A former Bank of New York executive and two businessmen were charged with illegally transferring almost $7 billion to foreign accounts without proper licenses.

  • McLaren maintains that because Texas was illegally annexed, Texans are not U.S. citizens, have no obligation to obey federal laws, and are owed war reparations by the federal government.

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