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In numerous cases examined by ProPublica, however, plaintiffs have had to go back to court to try to collect after either winning a case against a Justice company or settling.
It is no good settling down in a world that, on its part, refuses to do anything of the sort.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The board will appoint a settling agent who shall keep the necessary records and accounts.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
On May 13, in a speech which charmed the House, Mr. Townshend opened his plan for settling the colonial question.
"Stiff and cold," said Dorothy, her teeth chattering in her head, and a deeper pallor settling on her face.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
From this description I have little hesitation in settling Cape Leveque to be the point he passed round.
The violent gust passed on its way, the flying cloud of sand subsided, settling down on everything.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
(Picking up a book and settling himself comfortably in front of the fire) Tommy, if you can't find a book, sing or something.
FIRST PLAYSA. A. MILNE
But the very circumstances that facilitated the settling of the Spanish colonies were also likely to accelerate their liberation.
"I was only thinking it was as if she was settling herself to lie in bed for a very long time," said Ethel.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE

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