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sanction

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Q. How long will our leaders continue sanction this clearly immoral lifestyle? I did research on hetro-sexual lifestyle and found many interesting facts. I do not approve that and we all know the HERETO-sexual lifestyle leads to alcoholism, drug addiction, STDs including AIDS, fatherless children, poverty and spousal abuse. How long will our leaders continue to sanction this clearly immoral lifestyle? I am getting sick on this and I think our future generations would suffer a lot. I have been doing this for quite a while but I think it is time for me to garner some feedback on the issue. Well if you people in this forum have some social responsibilities please share your views.

A. wow-wow-i did not no people like this existed,this is deep?...there has to be a problem here with the way you were brought up,as a child....i would really suggest that you get some help...bad things and good things happen to all of us....hetero-people...what happens if you take away the heterosexuals?.....human beings are not perfect,we all make mistakes.here in the united state-we have problems,but if we work together(help each other)things will start to change---a hand full of bad people,can make us all look bad.the news companys make it seem worst than it really is......at one time in our history(usa)one set of people kept another set of people in slavery(the southern state)for 300yrs....when the northern states got rid of slavery..black people were pushed a side,we were hanged on trees...we were shot...our churches were burned down...our woman were raped...we couldnt vote...and we couldnt get jobs...and also our leaders were killed..for wanting to change things----people who look d

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They are part of three separate settlement agreements, under which the companies acknowledge responsibility for the underlying sanctionable practices and agree to meet specified corporate compliance conditions as a condition for release from debarment.
"I asked him if noncompliance with a voluntary detainer request was sanctionable, and he said 'no'," Adler continued.
sanctionable. The JPA commits the United States and its partners to
narrow opening, the quite limited suspensions of the sanctions, to get into the Iranian market, enter into business deals that would otherwise be sanctionable," Treasury Under Secretary David Cohen said at a US Senate hearing last Wednesday.
In terms of other offences that do not cover bid rigging, fraud and bribery but other wrongdoing known as "sanctionable practices", 91 entities received other sanctions in the seven months of 2013 compared to 5 in 2012 and 1 in 2011.
WASHINGTON -- As Pakistani president arrived in Iran to sign Pak-Iran gas pipeline project, the United States warned Islamabad over any 'sanctionable activity', assuring assistance for energy needs.
Meanwhile, the Senate requires certification from a person that they are not engaging in sanctionable activities.
The negotiation of short sales by anyone other than an attorney may be an unlicensed practice of law and could be sanctionable.
Now, the president must investigate credible reports of sanctionable activity unless he can explain to Congress why he chooses not to.
This will prove especially true of those people subject to the "workfare" element - aka slave labour punishment schemes - where anything other than blind unquestioning obedience, of the sort favoured by totalitarian regimes throughout history, will be classed as the sanctionable offence of "refusal to work".
US deputy secretary of State James Steinberg said the companies "have provided assurances to us" that they have stopped or are in process of stopping activity in Iran and would not undertake new deals that may be sanctionable.
According to the report, though the GAO examined sales before the signing of the updated sanctions in July 2010, the report "highlights open source information that, following further investigation by the State Department, could contribute to the identification of persons of firms whose activities may be sanctionable under ISA [Iran Sanctions Act of 1996], as amended by CISADA."