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Their transgressions come as infections are climbing and hospital beds are filling up fast in California, according to data tracked by The Washington Post.
In the future, all would be held accountable under Swiss law for transgressions across the world.In a historic vote, the Swiss will determine if multinationals should be held liable for global abuses|Vivienne Walt|November 27, 2020|Fortune
She requires accusers to be sure of their facts and to keep their condemnation in proportion to the transgressions.Miss Manners: Shunning, shaming and ‘cancel culture’|Judith Martin, Nicholas Martin, Jacobina Martin|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
If Xi is simply seeking to humiliate India for perceived transgressions – and warn it off deepening ties with its security partners – he may now order his troops to pull back, having made his point.
It was a very blatant transgression, if you will, or act of aggression.Will Covid-19 Spark a Cold War (or Worse) With China? (Ep. 414)|Stephen J. Dubner|April 23, 2020|Freakonomics
Every page would carry its own proof of transgression, and thus its own guarantee of detection.Compliments Are Nice, but Enough With the Cormac McCarthy Comparisons|William Giraldi|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The star is not entirely to blame for his hideous, hirsute transgression.Leo, the Beard Has to Go: When a Man’s Facial Hair Reaches Crisis Point|Tim Teeman|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It takes a transgression with real bite to inspire a furor of this intensity—Brangelina burn Jennifer!
Keeping quiet about what he knows would be the greater transgression.Stop Me Before I Buy a Gun Again, Begs Bipolar Man|Eleanor Clift|June 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Don Draper is picking up the pieces—at work and at home—after his latest transgression.Mad Men’s Dramatic Déjà Vu: ‘Time Zones’ Feels Redundant|Andrew Romano|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They will try to compel you to confession; and, though you are blameless, you will suffer the cruelest ordeal of transgression.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
It was not necessary that he should be prevented from sinning, and his fall was the necessary effect of his transgression.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
To those who are guilty, and without hope of escape, no doubt the lightness of the penalty of transgression gives consolation.Select Speeches of Daniel Webster|Daniel Webster
She was the first in the transgression therefore keep her in subjection.The Necessity of Atheism|Dr. D.M. Brooks
They inherit a nature depraved by original transgression, and disposed to every wicked indulgence.Female Scripture Biographies, Vol. I|Francis Augustus Cox