Even sillier than having "three strikes" apply to small-time
dealers is having "three-strikes" apply to non-violent addicts who commit larcenies and other crimes to feed their habit.
In addition, players will earn extra cash by pursuing small-time
criminals through various side missions.
For William Bratton's plans to stop dangerous and sometimes deadly police vehicle chases does what journalism and television critics have failed to accomplish for a decade: put the brakes on senseless, wall-to-wall coverage of mostly small-time
, isolated crimes that have little to do with a great city or its institutions.
Enron and Arthur Andersen were just the beginning in a business climate spread throughout this year that is permeated by uncertainty, mistrust and red ink splashed against the pocketbooks of small-time
investors and laid-off employees wondering what happened to their once-mighty multibillion-dollar companies.
Set in 1937, "The Lot" tells the story of Sylver Pictures, a small-time
movie studio with big-time dreams.
Christina Hendricks stars as Audrey, your standard-issue small-town gal who gets an all-purpose job at a small-time
network owned by a company that makes more money selling TV sets than advertising time.
HERE'S A GREAT fish-out-of-water moment: A bunch of small-time
New York junior goodfellas are in a Montana dive bar.
Johnny is soon lecturing Vince, a self-styled volunteer fireman and small-time
dope dealer, on his unevolved behavior.
These ideas unfold in ``The Princess & the Warrior'' as Tykwer oh-so- gradually introduces us to his two main characters - a nurse, Sissi (Potente), who works in a psychiatric hospital, and a small-time
criminal, Bodo (Benno Furmann), who is haunted by his past.
Once characteristically the business of outlaw motorcycle gangs, methamphetamine is increasingly being made by Mexico-based narcotics trafficking groups and even by small-time
users in ``Beavis and Butthead'' labs.
Lacking the Mafia's sense of organization and discipline, the Fortune 500 savvy of Colombia's narcotics cartels, our third-rate outlaws fulfill lives outside the law with small-time
protection schemes, retail dope rackets and the nonprofit mission of ensuring enemy torpedoes stay clear of favored corners and fast-food joints.
The producers wanted to make it look like a cheesy, small-time
carnival in the countryside, and they succeeded,'' Rick Johnson, spokesman for the Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District, said Thursday.