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Those losses were multiplied by millions of lives, over hundreds of years, stunting the development of a continent whose governments have since struggled to find the will to ask for restitution.

From Quartz

They also don’t know how many felons on the voter rolls owe court fees, fines or restitution that would disqualify them from voting under a subsequent state law that limited the amendment’s scope.

Of the 45,300 felons Sukhatme identified on the voter rolls, 78% might owe fees, fines or restitution, he said.

The CFTC said its order will recognize and offset restitution and disgorgement payments made to the Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission.

From Fortune

A rental car customer from New Mexico, Jeffrey Garvin, then sued the rental car companies in 2020 seeking class action status to obtain restitution and stop the fee.

Serna was sentenced to 121 months in prison for his crimes and ordered to pay $4.6 million in restitution.

In 1970, and again in 1980, restitution was back on the agenda, and my mother and my aunt reclaimed paintings by Monet and Léger.

If they are definitively convicted, they also will share in the responsibility of restitution, whether the house is sold or not.

Sentenced to 180 days in jail; served 30 days with three years probation and $600,000 restitution to Bloom.

In 2010, he was ordered to pay more than $790,000 in restitution, and sentenced to 21 months in federal prison.

Consequently, though the donor's intention may be subsequently altered, no obligation to make restitution will arise.

Upon the 1st of April the restitution of the colony to the Spaniards was solemnized.

Even as she had hastened to be revenged on Howard Templeton for her wrongs, she now made haste to offer restitution.

And when that act of restitution was accomplished, Xenie fell into strange and dangerous apathy.

Prince Henry's favour had brought liberty and restitution very close.


On this page you'll find 43 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to restitution, such as: indemnity, payment, rebate, redress, refund, and reimbursement.

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