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The agreement also calls for increased discipline for those who violate the guidance, which could include unpaid suspensions or forfeiture of salary for those who are forced to miss time.
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Moreover, the forfeiture is reasonable under the circumstances of this case, and the operator waived his inability-to-pay claim.
AG PICK GARLAND MAY HAVE TO ANSWER FOR RULINGS AGAINST LGBTQ PLAINTIFFSCHRIS JOHNSONJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
High-profile lawsuits and press attention had prompted some states to reexamine their forfeiture laws.
POLICE SAY SEIZING PROPERTY WITHOUT TRIAL HELPS KEEP CRIME DOWN. A NEW STUDY SHOWS THEY’RE WRONG.IAN MACDOUGALL FOR PROPUBLICADECEMBER 14, 2020PROPUBLICA
Nor, the study shows, are civil forfeitures key to cutting off the flow of millions of dollars to major fraudsters and criminal enterprises, as defenders of the practice often claim.
POLICE SAY SEIZING PROPERTY WITHOUT TRIAL HELPS KEEP CRIME DOWN. A NEW STUDY SHOWS THEY’RE WRONG.IAN MACDOUGALL FOR PROPUBLICADECEMBER 14, 2020PROPUBLICA
The forfeiture committee can remove a honor, with the approval of the queen.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II STRIPS HARVEY WEINSTEIN OF HIS HONORARY AWARDRADMARYASEPTEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
It declares a forfeiture, and resumes franchises, once granted, without trial or hearing.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
Ralegh, with the certainty of a legal declaration of the forfeiture of the fee, had reluctantly assented to the compromise.
SIR WALTER RALEGHWILLIAM STEBBING
"The doom of forfeiture it would in this case be difficult to enforce," answered De Comines calmly.
QUENTIN DURWARDSIR WALTER SCOTT
His attainder, and that of his family, together with the forfeiture of his lands, was then pronounced.
THE RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN: RIVERS OF THE EAST COASTVARIOUS
He has so far succeeded in instigating the Boer nation to acts which involve the forfeiture of their special heirlooms.
ORIGIN OF THE ANGLO-BOER WAR REVEALED (2ND ED.)C. H. THOMAS
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WORDS RELATED TO FORFEITURE

  • amends
  • amercement
  • cost
  • damages
  • disadvantage
  • discipline
  • dues
  • fall
  • fine
  • forfeit
  • forfeiture
  • handicap
  • mortification
  • mulct
  • price
  • rap
  • retribution
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