TeachMeFinance.com - explain civil authorities
civil authorities 'civil authorities' is an military term. It means '(DOD) Those elected and appointed officers and employees who constitute the government of the United States, the governments of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, United States possessions and territories, and political subdivisions thereof'.
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