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Retired Det. Tom Nerney, formerly of the NYPD Major Case Squad, investigated Shakur.
Missy Suicide, formerly known as Selena Mooney, is in New York for a series of brand-expansion meetings.Masters of Alt Sex: SuicideGirls Hits Puberty and Wants to Invade Your TV Set|Marlow Stern|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gaidar, formerly the vice governor of the Kirov Region, now educates people about how to deal with authorities.
Donetsk, formerly a make-believe republic, is turning into a little neo-Soviet state.
Presumably, while our formerly sad animated heroine picks daisies in her garden (and it is almost always hers, not his).Mother’s Little Anti-Psychotic Is Worth $6.9 Billion A Year|Jay Michaelson|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Before the war there was an average annual export of about 2,000 animals; but there is now a better local market than formerly.Notes on Agriculture in Cyprus and Its Products|William Bevan
One great bug bear of the prairies was formerly the scarcity of timber.The History of Peru|Henry S. Beebe
Slate quarries and copper and tin mines were formerly valuable.
It was remarkable, too, how he kept up his interest in subjects at which he had formerly worked.The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)|Charles Darwin
His ambition and his simple personal successes had formerly distracted him from the sentiments which madame de Rnal had inspired.The Red and the Black|Stendhal