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It’s a longer and highly contentious conversation about whether it’s reasonable for the police to be pulling back in the current moment.
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Whatever management changes are made, it’s imperative that businesses communicate clearly and often with all employees and set appropriate and reasonable workloads.
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At a hearing last year in General Sessions Court, Boyd was wearing her hospital uniform, standing in front of a judge and attempting to negotiate a reasonable payment.
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As such, a total ban doesn’t seem so much an overreaction, as the only reasonable reaction.
A PC GAMING SITE HAD TO BAN POLITICAL TROLL MODS FOR GAMES, BECAUSE NOWHERE IS SAFEDEVIN COLDEWEYOCTOBER 1, 2020TECHCRUNCH
Neukart said there are so many possible configurations of parts and color orders that the problem is difficult to solve using a classical computer in a reasonable time frame.
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The reasonable floor-spacing concerns when Embiid and Simmons share the court have fueled speculation that a trade of one of them may be coming.
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The clinic said that traffic stops by its officers “must be based on reasonable suspicion” that an offense has occurred.
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In fact, theoretically, quantum computers could perform some calculations that no conventional computer could crunch in a reasonable time frame.
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She has been critical of the notion that police are judged by what “a reasonable” officer would do.
DEMOCRATS DECRY KENTUCKY AG DECISION ON BREONNA TAYLOR AS AN EXAMPLE OF SYSTEMIC INJUSTICECHELSEA JANESSEPTEMBER 24, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The questions at hand were whether the state’s delay was reasonable, and what efforts had been made to locate Mouser.
HER STEPFATHER ADMITTED TO SEXUALLY ABUSING HER. THAT WASN’T ENOUGH TO KEEP HER SAFE.BY NADIA SUSSMANSEPTEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO REASONABLENESS

  • coin flip
  • direction
  • even break
  • fair shake
  • fifty-fifty
  • fighting chance
  • good chance
  • liability
  • likeliness
  • long shot
  • outside chance
  • plausibility
  • possibility
  • presumption
  • probability
  • prospect
  • reasonableness
  • shot at
  • strong possibility
  • tendency
  • toss-up
  • trend
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