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Example sentences from the Web for prohibit
Hospital visitors are prohibited, save for a few exceptions that include end-of-life care, parents or guardians of children undergoing treatment, caregivers for people with disabilities and obstetrics.Maryland’s coronavirus numbers are going up. Here’s what you need to know.|Erin Cox|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Illinois rules do not ban prone restraint, but the General Assembly plans to take up legislation in January that would prohibit it.National Ban on School Use of Seclusion and Restraint of Students Introduced in Congress|by Jodi S. Cohen, ProPublica and Jennifer Smith Richards, Chicago Tribune|November 19, 2020|ProPublica
The Virginia Values Act prohibits specific discriminatory acts but has nothing to say about any particular message or expression.Mark Herring defends Va. nondiscrimination law in court|Parker Purifoy|November 19, 2020|Washington Blade
Owners Jon Pannoni and George Watson closed it again in September, after they were cited for violating a mayor’s executive order prohibiting indoor service.Workers remove contents of Baltimore’s Grand Central nightclub|Ed Gunts|November 19, 2020|Washington Blade
Federal law limits children of this age to working a maximum of three hours on school days and eight hours on Saturdays or Sundays, and it prohibits them from working overnight.Inside the Lives of Immigrant Teens Working Dangerous Night Shifts in Suburban Factories|by Melissa Sanchez|November 19, 2020|ProPublica
Doctors are prohibited from doing what a patient needs by rigid practice guidelines.
Cervecerías Barú resolved problems with their draft system that prohibited them from selling on tap for almost seven years.House of the Witch: The Renegade Craft Brewers of Panama|Jeff Campagna|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The dispute was based on whether the fan was prohibited in the debate rules, which both campaigns had agreed on.
Last year, he booked a trip with a woman who's not his wife, which is prohibited under Orthodox law.Accusations Pile Up on Top D.C. Rabbi Barry Freundel|Steven I. Weiss|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The FAA prohibited commercial flights over Ukraine 24 hours later.
Acts called immoral may be prohibited in such a measure as custom recommends; provocations to immoral acts should be permitted.Philosophic Nights In Paris|Remy De Gourmont
Her lower limbs were becoming unwieldy which prohibited her taking long walks.Therese Raquin|Emile Zola
The law of Eavesdrip has had its equivalent in the Roman stillicidium, which prohibited building up to the very edge of an estate.
The probe lights glowed from the walls and ceiling, efficiently X-raying his bag and his clothing for any prohibited imports.The Cartels Jungle|Irving E. Cox, Jr.
As the practice is prohibited by the Russian Government, it is necessarily made a matter of secresy.Curiosities of Superstition|W. H. Davenport Adams