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Leary’s notoriety, combined with draconian sentencing guidelines, earned him a term of up to 10 years after he was caught with two joints in the small Orange County city of Laguna Beach.
There is reasoning for this 'guideline' which was agreed upon between the deans of UNC and Duke a few years back.
While Gottlieb can change agency guidelines, any change to the Orphan Drug Act’s incentives would require congressional action.
Bereavement leave procedural guidelines: Days off depend on the relation of the deceased.
The new guidelines, which were first announced one month ago, were put into place Monday.
Halal is the Muslim equivalent of Judaism's kosher and requires that meat be prepared according to Islamic guidelines, such as reciting a prayer while the animal is cut.
Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey has previously blasted the sentencing guidelines, saying the very formulas designed to keep nonviolent offenders out of prison are leading to more crime and, in some cases, worse crimes.
With only a limited history of dangerous behavior to study, and few, outdated guidelines in place, a war in space would be a war with potentially more consequences, but far fewer rules, than one on Earth.
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