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The need to accelerate the vaccination program before the lure of summer intercedes has never been more exigent—nor has the imperative to remain cautious and patient, even when the end appears to be in sight.Is the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Working? We're Not Sure Yet|Chris Wilson|April 8, 2021|Time
Jones’s omnibus bill includes the repeal of the bill of rights but also a body camera requirement, a use-of-force policy that bans no-knock warrants except under “exigent circumstances” and bans chokeholds, and other changes.Push for police reform creates rift in Maryland’s Democratic caucus|Ovetta Wiggins|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
Officers deserve “substantial discretion to analyze the situation, as the court has always said, but do require a showing of actual exigent circumstances,” Fisher said.Supreme Court considers giving police greater powers when pursuing suspects|Robert Barnes|February 24, 2021|Washington Post
He counsels me not to be exigent in my terms; if he knew me better, perhaps, he would not have deemed the advice so necessary.Barrington|Charles James Lever
Are we too exigent when we implore the whites to preach by example?South America To-day|Georges Clemenceau
The more modest and simple the Rav, the haughtier and more exigent the Rebbetzin.Simon Eichelkatz; The Patriarch|Ulrich Frank
Nay, because Slavery is powerful, because the Enterprise is difficult, therefore is the duty of all more exigent.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 5 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
But it is a long and exigent part, and there were times in the play when her physical strength was overtaxed.