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plus prompte à fouetter les menins que les excellences

English translation: quicker to chastise the courtiers than the king

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French term or phrase:plus prompte à fouetter les menins que les excellences
English translation:quicker to chastise the courtiers than the king
Entered by: Catharine Cellier-Smart

05:15 Feb 22, 2012
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Economics / Development
French term or phrase: plus prompte à fouetter les menins que les excellences
This is from a discussion on partiality in Congo's justice system:

Context:

une justice plus prompte à fouetter les menins que les excellences
Tina Delia
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:19
quicker to chastise the courtiers than the king
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Catharine Cellier-Smart
Reunion
Local time: 15:19
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3 +1quicker to chastise the courtiers than the king
Catharine Cellier-Smart


  

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quicker to chastise the courtiers than the king


Explanation:
suggestion

Catharine Cellier-Smart
Reunion
Local time: 15:19
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PRO pts in category: 4
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