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Other times in the deposition, she appeared purposely evasive.
GHISLAINE MAXWELL DEPOSITION PORTRAYS HER AS COMBATIVE, LOYAL DEFENDER OF SEX OFFENDER EPSTEINROSALIND HELDERMAN, SHAYNA JACOBS, BETH REINHARD, DEVLIN BARRETTOCTOBER 22, 2020WASHINGTON POST
What Murphy alleges in this case, though, is O’Brien is purposely telling officials at DHS to minimize a major threat, just so the president wouldn’t get mad.
WHAT TO MAKE OF THE DHS WHISTLEBLOWER’S SHOCKING COMPLAINTALEX WARDSEPTEMBER 11, 2020VOX
They accuse the company of purposely pushing Plated to miss revenue targets following the merger, targets that could’ve resulted in potentially millions more in payouts to investors.
WHEN A VENTURE CAPITAL-BACKED MERGER GOES AWRYLUCINDA SHENSEPTEMBER 4, 2020FORTUNE
It’s a leader’s job to stop that from happening—to reinforce the new state and purposely make it harder to go back.
COVID-19 HAS SPURRED RAPID TRANSFORMATION IN HEALTH CARE. LET’S MAKE SURE IT STAYS THAT WAYJAKEMETHAUGUST 20, 2020FORTUNE
The purpose of these surveys, as Modern Retail has previously reported, is for Facebook to catch dropshippers who are purposely misrepresenting their shipping times.
A DOMINO EFFECT: HOW USPS DELAYS MAY HURT E-COMMERCE STARTUPSANNA HENSELAUGUST 14, 2020DIGIDAY
Only then did I own that by hook or by crook—and mostly by crook, I was forced to suspect—they had purposely given me the slip.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
It was not purposely contrived, it was in automatic obedience to deeper impulses than she knew.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He purposely lied about the take because Carlson usually charged on the percentage basis.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
The Governor purposely had the biggest American horses and the largest vehicles brought out to make an impression.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
She seemed to be purposely emphasising the selfish part of her dissatisfaction out of a kind of reckless defiance.
ROBIN REDBREASTMARY LOUISA MOLESWORTH

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