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The 23-year-old bystander said the scuffle caught her eye and that she started filming because she felt it was “wrong” that police were “messing with someone.”
Given all this history, the complaint filed against Lieber and the dispute over hiring outside counsel appears to mark a continuation — and certainly an escalation — of previous scuffles.
There was a scuffle, and Black Sheep was torn off the body by Harry and some colleagues, and cuffed home tingling but exultant.
From within the chamber came the sounds of a scuffle, a man's soft laugh, and a girl's softer intercession.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Digby in the scuffle, while bravely trying to escape, let go his whip, which fell to the ground unperceived by his captors.
DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
At the noise of the scuffle, OLeary and the others came precipitately in from the studio, believing that another assault was on.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
The scream was followed by a fall, a short scuffle, repeated stabbings, and violent breathing mixed with low groans.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
As it was, Mazzini learnt at Chiasso that it had smoked itself out in a confused and bloody scuffle.
There was a scuffle near the stairs, and both boys fell up against the railing.
THE ROVER BOYS ON THE FARMARTHUR M. WINFIELD (AKA EDWARD STRATEMEYER)
But if you hear anything like a scuffle, you must come when you recognize my voice.
PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD

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