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In his ruling, McKenna said the city needed to either license the units or formally exempt the housing authority from inspections through legislation.She Was Sued Over Rent She Didn’t Owe. It Took Seven Court Dates to Prove She Was Right.|by Danielle Ohl, Capital Gazette, and Talia Buford and Beena Raghavendran, ProPublica|August 25, 2020|ProPublica
Travel to and from Maryland and Virginia is exempt from the mayor’s order.
Neighboring cities, like Carlsbad, Escondido and Oceanside, have long argued that emails should be exempt from the state’s two-year minimum, so they also destroy emails on an earlier time table.
There is evidence, for example, that many departments buy their technology using federal grants or nonprofit gifts, which are exempt from certain disclosure laws.There is a crisis of face recognition and policing in the US|Tate Ryan-Mosley|August 14, 2020|MIT Technology Review
State law requires local agencies to hang onto public records for at least two years, but many have argued that emails should be exempt.
Surely, Hollywood should not be exempt from such a standard.It’s Not Just Cosby: Hollywood’s Long List of Male Scumbags|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Individuals and businesses could exempt themselves from anti-discrimination laws by proffering religious objections to them.RFRA Madness: What’s Next for Anti-Democratic ‘Religious Exemptions’|Jay Michaelson|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In short, the United States is having a bit of an existential crisis, and no one, not even Hollywood, has been exempt.
Homeschoolers would likely be exempt, then, but we do need to abolish the Classics Major.St. Hippolytus’ Careers Christians Should Never Have|Candida Moss|May 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even show ponies are not exempt from ending up in a narrowing chute that feeds the condemned in single file into the “stun box.”
Even the city of Philadelphia is not exempt from this moral pestilence.American Slave Trade|Jesse Torrey
The private property of stockholders shall be exempt from any and all debts of this Corporation.The Harris-Ingram Experiment|Charles E. Bolton
Although immortal, the gods were not exempt from physical pain.Myths of Greece and Rome|H. A. Guerber
Were you told that the duties imposed by the ministry were free from every obstacle, exempt from every peril?The Betrothed|Alessandro Manzoni
He is exempt from taxation and from the payment at least of certain local rates.