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A Wall Street person should not be allowed to help oversee the Dodd-Frank reforms.
In other words, Florida clerks were no longer allowed to turn gay couples away.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
During an emergency that ratio could be allowed to drop to 8.5 people per orbit.Exclusive: U.S. Drone Fleet at ‘Breaking Point,’ Air Force Says|Dave Majumdar|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
States were encouraged and allowed to lower standards to make it appear they were improving.The ‘No Child’ Rewrite Threatens Your Kids’ Future|Jonah Edelman|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Users “should be allowed to use these devices and services the way they were intended,” Brookman says.How ‘Ethical’ Hotel Chain Marriott Gouges Guests in the Name of Wi-Fi Security|Kyle Chayka|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In these rooms male and female alike were confined, at one time to the number of fifteen; each being allowed 3d.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
It took twenty Eskimos to hold it when allowed full play, and even these it jerked about in a manner that highly diverted them.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
I went out, and found a Mont de Piet, just beyond the limits of the Principality; they aren't allowed inside.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
I found that I had been allowed to acquire certain bad habits and besetting sins—most people do.
There is more of the uplifted forefinger and the reiterated point than I should have allowed myself in an essay.