How to use Arrests in a sentence

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  • Several hundred arrests were made, and a few convictions were secured.

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  • His opposition to President Lincoln's policy was mainly in respect to emancipation, military arrests and conscription.

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  • In Mesopotamia and Yemen disturbance was endemic; nearer home, a semblance of loyalty was maintained in the army and among the Mussulman population by a system of delation and espionage, and by wholesale arrests; while, obsessed by terror of assassination, the sultan withdrew himself into fortified seclusion in the palace of Yildiz.

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  • In March 1821, Count Santorre di Santarosa and other conspirators informed Charles Albert of a constitutional and anti-Austrian plot, and asked for his help. After a momentary hesitation he informed the king; but at his request no arrests were made, and no precautions were taken.

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  • Arrests of other prominent persons followed, and on the 3rd of February the Chamber authorized the prosecution of De Zerbi, a Neapolitan deputy accused of corruption.

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  • Wholesale arrests were made by the police, and many of the accused were imprisoned or exiled to distant provinces, some by the regular tribunals, and others by so-called " administrative procedure " without a formal trial.

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  • Although the Regulators assembled to the number of about 3700 they were not prepared to withstand the governor's force and again submitted without bloodshed, there being only a few arrests made.

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  • There are a score of cases of serious imprisonment, and a countless number of arrests and temporary detention.

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  • The arrests of Sims and of Shadrach in Boston in 1851; of "Jerry" M`Henry, in Syracuse, New York, in the same year; of Anthony Burns in 1854, in Boston; and of the two Garner families in 1856, in Cincinnati, with other cases arising under the Fugitive Slave Law of 1850, probably had as much to do with bringing on the Civil War as did the controversy over slavery in the Territories.

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  • The stupid and abortive conspiracy of Peter Zrinyi and three other magnates, who were publicly executed (April 30, 1671), was followed by wholesale arrests and confisca 1 The jobbagyok, or under-tenants, had to follow the example of their lords; they were, by this time, mere serfs with no privileges either political or religious.

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  • Among the Slovenes of Istria and Carniola there were also numerous arrests, and the Matica Slovenska, the chief Slovene literary society, was dissolved and its funds confiscated.

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  • As has been said, a large proportion of water enters into the composition of all living matter; a certain amount of drying arrests vital activity, and the complete abstraction The properties of living matter are intimately related to temperature.

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  • Nearly all the best writers are characterized by a certain naive and earnest piety which is attractive, and not infrequently display a force of moral indignation which arrests attention.

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  • Wholesale arrests of leaders and numerous seizures of arms by the United States authorities resulted in a general collapse of the order late in 1864.

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  • In a 50% solution or stronger - as when neat whisky is taken - alcohol precipitates the pepsin which is an essential of gastric digestion, E.nd thereby arrests this process.

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  • Occasionally filtration into a vacuum is practised, but more often, as in filterpresses, the liquid is forced under pressure, either hydrostatic or obtained from a force-pump or compressed air, into a series of chambers partitioned off by cloth, which arrests the solids, but permits the passage of the liquid portions.

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  • The slow progress of the war, the severe sacrifice of life in campaign and battle, the enormous accumulation of public debt, arbitrary arrests and suspension of habeas corpus, the rigour of the draft, and the proclamation of military emancipation furnished ample subjects of bitter and vindictive campaign oratory.

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  • This causes the entire skin to become dry - as in the case of the local action above mentioned; and it arrests the secretion of saliva and mucus in the mouth and throat, causing these parts to become very dry and to feel very uncomfortable.

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  • A rigid censorship was exercised concerning the publication of information as to the production of munitions, measures of defence, bombardments, air raids, arrests, trials and executions of spies, etc.

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  • Between the Oxus and the hills there has already been formed a rise or flexure in the ground, which extends more or less parallel to the northern edge of the hills, and, shutting in the cultivated area of the plains, arrests all tributaries seeking to effect a junction with the Oxus from the south, and leads to the formation of marshes and swamps.

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  • For a few months after the dissolution of the Neapolitan parliament the government abstained from persecution, but with the crushing of the Sicilian revolution its hands The were free; and when the commission on the affair of Neapolitan prisons, t h e 15th of May had completed its labours the state trials and arrests began.

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  • The Russian system was now in full swing; domiciliary visits, illegal arrests and banishments, and the suppression of newspapers, were the order of the day.

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  • A rather unusual institution within New Mexico is the mounted police, who numbered I I in 1907, whose work was almost entirely in the cattle country, and who had authority to patrol the entire Territory and to make arrests or to preserve order wherever their presence was needed, unhampered by the restrictions limiting the jurisdiction of local police.

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  • As to the seas, the formation of ice on the west and south coasts is rare, but in the central and northern parts of the Baltic drift-ice and a fringe of solid ice along the coast arrests navigation from the end of December to the beginning of April.

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  • Hence quinine stops the process of diapedesis or emigration of the leucocytes from the blood-vessels into the tissues, and if applied to the, extravascular spaces it arrests the leucocytic movements there.

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  • The king returned to Naples soon afterwards, and ordered wholesale arrests and executions of supposed Liberals, which continued until the French successes forced him to agree to a treaty in which amnesty for members of the French party was included.

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  • But in the winter of 1494-1495 the traitors were themselves betrayed, and a large number of arrests were made, including not only Lord Fitzwaiter and a number of well-known knights of Yorkist families, but Sir William Stanley, the kings chamberlain, who had been rewarded with enormous gifts for his good service at Bosworth, and was reckoned one of the chief supports of the throne.

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  • The Austrians occupied Romagna and restored the province to the pope, but though many arrests of Carbonari were made there were no executions.

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  • A military rising on a large scale in the south was only averted by the news of the failure of the mutiny at St Petersburg; and at Moscow there were many arrests, including that of Colonel Paul Pestel, the chief of the revolutionary southern league.

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  • It seemed the only news was bad news lately but then we cracked a pedophile ring in a Detroit suburb prompting seven arrests and ascended back up to cloud nine.

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  • The remainder may undergo atresia and their growth arrests.

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  • Both were petty crooks at the illegal end of the jewelry trade at the time of their arrests.

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  • Police response was fairly hands-off but there was still 6 arrests, according to those present, including one from Nottingham.

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  • General friendly and compliant, the mainstream media neglects to report arrests and protests unless there's a violent photo-opportunity.

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  • It has been responsible for mass arrests, torture, killings and the military occupation of working class nationalist areas.

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  • There has been little trouble apart from a number of arrests for drug offenses.

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  • Thus, the threefold use of staircase parallelism immediately arrests the reader's attention.

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  • Over 100 arrests have been made with numerous successful prosecutions.

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  • United Nations chief war crimes prosecutor Carla del Ponte, who was in Belgrade, called the arrests a " brilliant operation " .

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  • Authorities say the arrests were not linked to a specific terror threat.

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  • Of the 39 arrests, 16 were for aggravated trespass.

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  • Fresh arrests at the end of summer 1931 forced the organization to go further underground.

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  • These arrests were in connection with the violent attacks upon the army watchtowers in the South Armagh area in December.

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  • Yesterday, another activist was arrested for possessing an offensive weapon, taking the total number of arrests to 39.

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  • A conspiracy, planned with the object, among others, of kidnapping the emperor while on a visit to Venice and forcing him to make concessions, was postponed in consequence of the coup detat by which Louis Napoleon became emperor of the French (1852); but a chance discovery led to a large number of arrests, and the state trials at Mantua, conducted in the most shamelessly inquisitorial manner, resulted in five death sentences, including that of the priest Tazzoli, and many of imprisonment for long terms. Even this did not convince Mazzini of the hopelessness of such attempts, for he was out of touch with Italian public opinion, and he greatly weakened his influence by favoring a crack-brained outbreak at Milan on the 6th of February 1853, which was easily quelled, numbers of the insurgents being executed or imprisoned.

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  • The Habeas Corpus Act was suspended at one sitting by both Houses of Parliament and about 960 arrests were made in Dublin in a few hours.

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  • We must question why the arrests have been accompanied by such drama which once again stirs up fear.

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  • Children suffering from reflex anoxic seizures (RAS) have repeated brief cardiac arrests.

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  • Drug and alcohol addictions, DUI arrests, and an ongoing slew of court battles have derailed Lohan and her career, making her popular for all the wrong reasons.

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  • Snoop Dogg is a hip hop legend, with a career that has spanned decades and withstood multiple arrests and personal reinventions.

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  • Despite his personal issues, which have included arrests, alleged racial slurs, and some nasty public breakups, Gibson's body of work includes comedies, dramas, and even spoofs.

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  • She's also well-known for some seedier things, such as a leaked sex tape and several arrests.

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  • The couple was married in June 1992 and suffered their fair share of ups and downs, including drug abuse, spousal abuse, and Brown's multiple arrests.

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  • Nicole Richie has been in the spotlight several times over the last few years for her feuds with gal pal Paris Hilton, her rumored eating disorder and finally for her two DUI arrests.

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  • With her rehab treatment and arrests, many are debating about her future in Hollywood.

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  • Celebrity DUI arrests have been making headlines with what seems to be increasing regularity lately.

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  • All of the recent celebrity drunk driving arrests should have stars sitting up and taking notice.

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  • Slips and Flips are one thing and the arrests, not good things by any means, but she can recover from those.

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  • After her arrests, her 2007 I Know Who Killed Me grossed a dismal $3.5 million in its opening weekend.

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  • His career was a success, but his personal life was failing as his drug addiction resurfaced - resulting in three drug related arrests in 1996.

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  • As a result of his arrests, he was sentenced to three years probation, which he repeatedly violated.

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  • Soon after his arrests in the late 1990's, Downey Jr. once again began repairing his career and personal life.

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  • The actor has had multiple drunk driving arrests and is set to complete his 48-day sentence for his latest DUI after filming wraps for 24.

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  • The statement went on to further elaborate (sort of) that no arrests were made and Barton was taken to a nearby hospital.

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  • Here we all thought citizen's arrests only happened in the movies.

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  • Her abuse also led to her being fired from One Day at a Time and various drug related arrests.

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  • Here everyone thought citizen's arrests were just in the movies, as it turns out the two men made a citizen's arrest of each other.

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  • With so many arrests revolving around booze and drugs, it's hard to keep track.

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  • Other celebrities are notable for how frequently they appear before the police cameras, or for the surprising reasons for their arrests.

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  • Lindsay Lohan's arrests have been well-documented as she struggles with addiction.

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  • Many of the 2009 celebrity scandals included the usual assortment of hookups, breakups, oops moments, arrests, and other incidents that tend to plague the celeb set.

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  • The characteristics of abuse are a failure to carry out obligations at home or work, continual use under circumstances that present a hazard (such as driving a car), and legal problems such as arrests.

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  • Longitudinal studies have found that as many as 71 percent of chronic juvenile offenders had progressed from childhood antisocial behaviors through a history of early arrests to a pattern of chronic law breaking.

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  • Behavioral problems studied included use of drugs and alcohol, running away, sexual acting out, and arrests and convictions for crimes.

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  • In 1937 men finally won the right to go topless on the beach after the 1936 "no shirt" movement resulted in numerous arrests for indecent exposure.

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  • In 2004 alone, 13,000 legal actions were taken against counterfeiters; 6,000 raids were undertaken, resulting in 947 arrests and the seizure of several fake printing cylinders.

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  • Also, many arrests have been made in recent years because of careless admissions of guilt on the site.

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  • He had several run-ins with the law during this period, and although he never spent a night in prison, he used press stories of his arrests to build a "hard man" image for himself, which he would later rely upon as a publicity tool.

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  • A marriage, a break-up, a baby, and arrests have all been documented by the cameras and have only compelled viewers even more to tune in and watch what happens next with this family.

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  • She does a lot of the same work as Murillo - surveillance, undercover and "sweeps" in which her team attempts to make several arrests for different kinds of criminal behavior in one day.

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  • All of the criminals who are hunted on the show are real, with actual warrants put out for their arrests.

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  • It not only includes information about the game, injuries, and roster moves, but also includes a page dedicated to the "police blotter," including all the arrests and trials of present and former Steelers.

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