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Both Ney and Abramoff have reentered the public spotlight following their sentences, writing books about their experiences.

Some “hanging judges” have handed down hundreds of death sentences at a time.

The now-convicted felons will hear their sentences in January, but their story continues to spiral downward.

Even when he opens up, the sentences are wooden, the scenes sucked dry of emotion.

Many of the nearly two dozen charges carry sentences ranging up to life in prison.

We have seen enough elsewhere of the multiplication of Commentaries on the Sentences of the Lombard and other scholastic works.

She had never before heard so many English sentences without being able to understand one word.

For his mind flung itself with violence upon two sentences: he was 'beautiful and precious'; she longed for him to 'comfort' her.

Sometimes only the initial consonants of the words or phrases or sentences are used.

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