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School districts forfeit 1 percent for every day that passes after that.
Children are forfeiting academic progress and struggling emotionally.
IS IT SAFE TO OPEN SCHOOLS? YES, BUT ...LAURA MECKLER, KARIN BRULLIARD, BRITTANY SHAMMASFEBRUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He was sentenced to two years’ probation and ordered to repay the city more than $24,000, forfeit more than $18,000 and pay a $10,000 fine.
HOW THE POLICE BANK MILLIONS THROUGH THEIR UNION CONTRACTSBY ANDREW FORD, ASBURY PARK PRESS, AND AGNES CHANG, JEFF KAO AND AGNEL PHILIP, PROPUBLICAFEBRUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
The statute of that year provided that every offender should forfeit the sum of twelve pence.
And when they told him no, he was most likely to give a nod to Herbert, which meant that the captives' heads were forfeit.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
They surround their plunderers, attack them without fear, and frequently make their lives pay the forfeit of their rashness.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
By what forfeit has he merited becoming the eternal object of the anger of that God who created him?
LETTERS TO EUGENIAPAUL HENRI THIRY HOLBACH
But if he guessed wrong, he was to forfeit his life, and the magician would have his beautiful blue eyes.
RUDY AND BABETTEHANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
There need now be but the conference in Chicago, the posting of the forfeit money, and the deal was made.
THE WHITE DESERTCOURTNEY RYLEY COOPER
The agreement was verbal, and D'Erlanger was to forfeit 140,000 if the stock was not placed at the end of six months.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.

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