The majority of these people are hardworking, law-abiding citizens who believe in strong family values.
law-abiding renters often lose their homes when landlords get into mortgage trouble.
“Nothing in our Constitution gives dangerous criminals a right to prey on innocent, law-abiding people,” he added.
For Leon, thirty months there turned him away from crime, and that was what the law-abiding citizens demanded of a prison.
The overwhelmingly vast majority is law-abiding (except for their breach of the law that forbids them to be here), and tax-paying.
Mad people do such things; those who carry on the work of the world as useful and law-abiding citizens do not.
Yesterday I was a God-fearing, law-abiding man, surely that does not make me unfit!
I am law-abiding subject of the Queen, and that is all that they can ask of me.
Tell him to take what he wants and change him from a criminal to a law-abiding citizen.
Though I am now so unfortunate as to be barred from the doors of all law-abiding men, do not imagine this will forever continue.