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He was obsessive about lifting weights, according to former Maine Coach Jack Cosgrove, and as his body grew into its eventual 311-pound frame, so did his confidence to mete out punishment.
A 300-POUND FORMER DEFENSIVE LINEMAN HAS BECOME AN OFFENSIVE PLAYMAKER FOR THE RAVENSROMAN STUBBSJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Their execution, “was the swiftest punishment ever meted out under the Lindbergh Law,” one news article said, referring to the federal kidnapping statute passed by Congress after the historic Lindbergh kidnapping.
THE LAST TIME A WOMAN WAS EXECUTED FOR A FEDERAL CRIME, A KIDNAPPING RIVETED THE NATIONSAMANTHA SCHMIDTJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
First, however, I should like to ask you what punishment you think should be meted out to the boys who are guilty?
HARRY WATSON'S HIGH SCHOOL DAYSFRANK V. WEBSTER
The same fate has been meted out to that other venerable test of sex, the position of the air-bag at the blunt end of the shell.
SHEEP, SWINE, AND POULTRYROBERT JENNINGS
Even when she meted out punishment to her, Nancy knew that the punishment was just.
A LITTLE MISS NOBODYAMY BELL MARLOWE
But Rhode Island was not a place where so severe a punishment could be meted out to such an offence.
A SHORT HISTORY OF RHODE ISLANDGEORGE WASHINGTON GREENE
But if stern justice is to be meted to us all, after your merciless fashion, then Heaven help us!
NORINE'S REVENGE; SIR NOEL'S HEIRMAY AGNES FLEMING
As a matter of fact, no investigation followed and no punishment was meted out.