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Agency officials told Ka that they had misplaced her paperwork.
PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES WERE PROMISED HELP. INSTEAD, THEY FACE DELAYS AND DENIALS.BY AMY SILVERMAN FOR ARIZONA DAILY STAR, WITH DATA ANALYSIS BY ALEX DEVOID, ARIZONA DAILY STARNOVEMBER 5, 2020PROPUBLICA
That figure is about eight times larger than the 9,155 ballots reported as misplaced in North Carolina postal districts.
USPS BALLOT PROBLEMS UNLIKELY TO CHANGE OUTCOMES IN COMPETITIVE STATESJACOB BOGAGE, CHRISTOPHER INGRAHAMNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Because that theoretical maximum is well under both the current two-party margin and the number of expected ballots outstanding, it’s unlikely that misplaced mail ballots will meaningfully alter the trajectory of the election in the state.
USPS BALLOT PROBLEMS UNLIKELY TO CHANGE OUTCOMES IN COMPETITIVE STATESJACOB BOGAGE, CHRISTOPHER INGRAHAMNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Pittsburgh-area postal union officials said they were certain the agency had not misplaced any ballots.
PENNSYLVANIA EMERGES AS LIKELY HOT SPOT FOR VOTING DISPUTES AND LEGAL CHALLENGES AFTER ELECTION DAYDEREK HAWKINS, MICHELLE LEE, JACOB BOGAGEOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Spelling and grammar checking software, such as the one built into Microsoft Word or the grammar checker Grammarly, can suggest when a word is incorrectly used or a comma misplaced.
STARTUP COFOUNDED BY A.I. HEAVY HITTERS DEBUTS EDITING TOOL IT HOPES WILL ‘TRANSFORM WRITING’JEREMY KAHNOCTOBER 27, 2020FORTUNE
They are still comparatively supple, and any misplaced pinnæ may be re-arranged without any difficulty.
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"I have heard all these arguments before," said Gilbert, sorry for his misplaced confidence, when it was too late.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
I appreciate your sense of the dramatic, and even your motives, but I assure you they are both misplaced.
WE'RE FRIENDS, NOWHENRY HASSE
Take care, Captain, misplaced courage is frequently braggadocio; your position is desperate.
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
But a little consideration must show that this confidence may ere long be found to be misplaced.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 67, NUMBER 414, APRIL, 1850VARIOUS
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