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As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
Nobody ever says they want to become a cop so they can bust people for urinating in public or drinking alcohol on their stoop.
Turkey has had more than a decade of economic boom, and is now the sixth-most-visited tourist destination in the world.
“I was watching ‘Daniel The Tiger’ with my kid and I heard two shots like ‘boom-boom,’” he said.
Before this latest brush with the law, the rapper was facing pot-bust and unrelated gun charges.Rapper Bobby Shmurda Arrested at New York’s Notorious Quad Studios|M.L. Nestel|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The back of her head will be quite in line with her charming little bust, and I for one shall walk round and laugh in her face.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Among these are "Medusa," a bronze bust; and a "Mater Dolorosa," in terra-cotta.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
There was a distant, dull boom in the air—a repeated heavy thud.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
It was destroyed in the fire, but has been replaced, and few could tell the present bust is not the original one.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
“Boom” refers, of course, to the large amount of support which Cleveland obtained on his second election to the Presidency.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)