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The state’s other argument is that the tax-cut restriction is unconstitutionally coercive.The new suit attacking the stimulus law, explained|Ian Millhiser|March 19, 2021|Vox
Those years had witnessed sweeping state health regulations in domains ranging from meat and milk production to garbage collection and water inspection, as well as health authorities’ increasingly coercive tactics to ensure public welfare.The key to combating conspiracy theories about coronavirus vaccines|Cameron Givens|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
The idea that Uyghur women can freely make reproductive choices in such a scenario is highly questionable—especially weighed against China’s long history of coercive family planning under the one-child policy.China praised itself for saving Uyghur women from being “baby-making machines”|Mary Hui|January 8, 2021|Quartz
According to the lawsuit, Apple used “coercive” terms to try to prevent Apple customers from using Cydia or any alternative means to install software and discouraged developers from using services like Cydia.The ‘app store’ before there was an App Store wants to liberate your iPhone … again|Reed Albergotti|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
At the same time, America’s global image as world leader has further diminished as it adopts increasingly coercive attitudes to allies, competitors, rivals and international institutions, to protect its positions in the face of greater competition.George Floyd Protests Show How The US Has Retreated From Its Position As A World Leader|LGBTQ-Editor|June 9, 2020|No Straight News
The same goes for forced or coercive sterilization of women with disabilities, which is more common than people realize.#YesAllWomen, but Not Really: How Feminism Leaves the Disabled Behind|Elizabeth Heideman|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Meaning, one was left to discern, that religion is self-evidently a coercive force for ill.Karen Armstrong’s New Rule: Religion Isn’t Responsible for Violence|Patricia Pearson|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Earnest questions are raised over the coercive nature of police interrogations.
In some ways it was more coercive than normal political influence.Imagining Prince Charles as King Makes All of Britain Wish They Could Leave Like Scotland|Clive Irving|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But these challenges pale in comparison to a coercive and centralized system that is vulnerable to abuse.
But for the most part property, contract and the coercive state were fundamental assumptions with the classicists.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
John Randolph, a sick man at the time, traveled throughout the country denouncing Jackson's coercive attitude.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
The women in this case to have what I call the coercive option; for I would not have it in the man's power to be a dog neither.Clarissa, Volume 6 (of 9)|Samuel Richardson
However, he explained more fully the meaning of "coercive and arbitrary" action.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States|Selig Perlman
Had he been less blunt or coercive, had he employed a more honeyed appeal, she would not have felt so moved in his behalf.Under the Rose|Frederic Stewart Isham