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Slate
The Jewelry Designer Who’s Already Selling #MeToo Necklaces Online Explains Herselfcompany, she stressed, one that just landed its first national account, Nordstr
Slate / Posted an hour ago
company, she stressed, one that just landed its first national account, Nordstrom. “I don’t want people to think I’m profiting off of their pain because that’s definitely not what I’m doing,” she said. “There are tons of women out there in... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Morneau's firm doing work for the fedsthe Conflict of Interest Act. Federal law and ethics guidelines prohibit a Can
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
the Conflict of Interest Act. Federal law and ethics guidelines prohibit a Canadian cabinet minister from personally profiting from his or her position within the government. In order to ensure that owners of companies do not influence... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Man to get jail time for illegal marijuana saleshouse. Gurley called Richardson’s notion that he was operating within the law
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
house. Gurley called Richardson’s notion that he was operating within the law “ridiculous.” “Mr. Richardson was profiting from this, getting money,” Gurley said. “What he was trying to do here was play games with the legal way people can... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Blaming Russia For The Internet 'Sewer'Snopes, fact-checking sites created precisely to dispel such falsehoods.” Ther
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 hours ago
Snopes, fact-checking sites created precisely to dispel such falsehoods.” There is obvious irony in PolitiFact and Snopes profiting off “fake news” by taking money for these Google ads. But this reality also underscores the larger reality that... Read more
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The News & Observer
Will Mike Peterson be back in Durham court to fight $25 million wrongful death judgment?to direct that someone else receives the money for it, “we would swoop in and s
The News & Observer / Posted 18 hours ago
to direct that someone else receives the money for it, “we would swoop in and stop it.” “We want to keep him from ever profiting off this murder,” Trehy said. Trehy also filed a request to have evidence from the closed case turned over to his... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Democratic candidate Kennedy assails party leaders with government, elections proposalscandidate Chris Kennedy on Thursday proposed changes to state government and el
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
candidate Chris Kennedy on Thursday proposed changes to state government and elections, contending private interests profiting from “crony capitalism” are stifling democracy. In a near half-hour speech to about 75 supporters at a downtown... Read more
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DW
Panama Papers report calls out complicit EU countries |means we should do what is needed with those who are ready to act and not wait
DW / Posted 22 hours ago
means we should do what is needed with those who are ready to act and not wait any longer for other countries which are profiting from tax evasion. Secondly, there is the possibility when the market in Europe is distorted to take tax decisions... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The Man Behind MJ's First Nike Deal Says LaMelo & BBB Can Revolutionize the NCAABall brother will be able to compete for UCLA under the guidelines of the NCAA,
Bleacher Report / Posted 23 hours ago
Ball brother will be able to compete for UCLA under the guidelines of the NCAA, which strictly prohibit athletes from profiting off their likeness. Multiple sports law experts tell Bleacher Report the NCAA would likely deem LaMelo ineligible... Read more
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metro
Now Nivea's been accused of racism over their 'visibly fairer skin' advertof a bigger problem A lot of tweets saying Nivea are not the cause of colouris
metro / Posted yesterday
of a bigger problem A lot of tweets saying Nivea are not the cause of colourism which is true but they are promoting and profiting from it Nivea knows there’s a market for these anti-black products Anti blackness & white supremacy are global we... Read more
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Mashable
The only way to be sure Harvey Weinstein isn't getting your moneyare still making money for Harvey, and which one's aren't. Until then, there a
Mashable / Posted yesterday
are still making money for Harvey, and which one's aren't. Until then, there are still those two basic ways he can be profiting: 1. By virtue of his ownership in The Weinstein Co. as a shareholder, and 2. As an individual contingent profit... Read more
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The Wessex Scene Online
Students Protest BAE Systems At Recruitment Fairbanned all arms companies from their campus. Our university is collaborating w
The Wessex Scene Online / Posted yesterday
banned all arms companies from their campus. Our university is collaborating with arms dealers, people who are currently profiting from the humanitarian crisis in Yemen and authoritarian states elsewhere in the world. I find that unacceptable and... Read more
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express
Kodi CRACKDOWN could make free sport and movie streaming a thing of the pastPiracy General Manager, Neil Gane told iWorld: “This is a highly organised tran
express / Posted yesterday
Piracy General Manager, Neil Gane told iWorld: “This is a highly organised transnational crime with criminal syndicates profiting enormously at the expense of consumers as well as content creators.” The news comes as TVAddons, which hosts a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Director Kevin Smith to donate residuals from Weinstein-backed films to women’s nonprofit“Clerks,” “Clerks II,” “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back,” and “Jersey Girl.” On
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
“Clerks,” “Clerks II,” “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back,” and “Jersey Girl.” On Oct. 9, Smith wrote, “I know while I was profiting, others were in terrible pain.” Here’s the full Twitter post: Women in Film “advocates for and advances the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kevin Smith will donate all Weinstein film profits to charityscandal first broke. 'He financed the first 14 years of my career,' he tweeted
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
scandal first broke. 'He financed the first 14 years of my career,' he tweeted on October 9. 'And now I know while I was profiting, others were in terrible pain. It makes me feel ashamed.' Heartbreaking moment dying chimp recognises her... Read more
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The Mercury News
Facebook, Google defend role in helping push anti-Muslim ads in swing statesneeds to consider, in which freedom of expression becomes a platform for hatred
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
needs to consider, in which freedom of expression becomes a platform for hatred,” he said. “I don’t think they should be profiting from hate speech.” The Bloomberg report follows disclosures that politically misleading ads with Russian ties... Read more
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NJ.com
'Ashamed' Kevin Smith donating residuals from Weinstein films"He financed the first 14 years of my career - and now I know while I was profi
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
"He financed the first 14 years of my career - and now I know while I was profiting, others were in terrible pain," Smith said of the powerful producer in a tweet on Oct. 9. "It makes me feel ashamed." Now, Smith, 47, has gone a step further in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Director Kevin Smith says he’ll donate Weinstein residualsharassment allegations against the producer. “He financed the first 14 years of
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
harassment allegations against the producer. “He financed the first 14 years of my career – and now I know while I was profiting, others were in terrible pain. It makes me feel ashamed,” Smith wrote on Twitter. While announcing why he picked... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Kevin Smith will donate the residuals from his films produced by Harvey Weinstein to a nonprofit that supports female filmmakersme.” When the allegations first broke out in The New York Times, Smith wrote o
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
me.” When the allegations first broke out in The New York Times, Smith wrote on Twitter that he felt "ashamed" that he was profiting from Weinstein while others were suffering. More than half of Smith's movies were produced by Weinstein, including... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Kevin Smith will donate the residuals from his films produced by Harvey Weinstein to a nonprofit that supports female filmmakersme.” When the allegations first broke out in The New York Times, Smith wrote o
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
me.” When the allegations first broke out in The New York Times, Smith wrote on Twitter that he felt "ashamed" that he was profiting from Weinstein while others were suffering. More than half of Smith's movies were produced by Weinstein, including... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Kevin Smith pledges to give proceeds to ‘Women in Film’that pushes for gender equality in show business. He financed the first 14 yea
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
that pushes for gender equality in show business. He financed the first 14 years of my career - and now I know while I was profiting, others were in terrible pain. It makes me feel ashamed. https://t.co/T0hInW7EqJ If The Weinstein Company folds... Read more
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Daily Mail
Richard Madeley SLAMMED for probing Kristin Chenoweth on Weinsteinhis and come out the other side.' Kevin Smith: 'He financed the first 14 years
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
his and come out the other side.' Kevin Smith: 'He financed the first 14 years of my career - and now I know while I was profiting, others were in terrible pain. It makes me feel ashamed.' Paul Feig: 'There is no excuse for monsters like Harvey... Read more
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DW
Panama Papers: Africa's elite are plundering their countries |removed from their traditional lands, and even beaten and killed. Mozambique's
DW / Posted 2 days ago
removed from their traditional lands, and even beaten and killed. Mozambique's powerful ruling elite aren't content with profiting directly from rubies, though. Despite a UK company paying Mozambique's government millions in ruby royalties, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Panama Papers - Africa's Elite Are Plundering Their Countriesremoved from their traditional lands, and even beaten and killed. Mozambique's
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
removed from their traditional lands, and even beaten and killed. Mozambique's powerful ruling elite aren't content with profiting directly from rubies, though. Despite a UK company paying Mozambique's government millions in ruby royalties, a... Read more
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Ekklesia
Condemnation of tour operators selling 'human safaris' to Andaman Islandsgovernment wants it to be optional which defeats the purpose entirely. Tourist
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
government wants it to be optional which defeats the purpose entirely. Tourist companies are still selling the safaris and profiting from the exploitation of tribal people. Ethical tourists should boycott the islands until this is... Read more
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Daily Record
MPs accuse Amazon and Ebay of 'profiting from VAT fraud' that threatens UK firmsAmazon and eBay are profiting from a multi-billion VAT fraud which kills off Br
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Amazon and eBay are profiting from a multi-billion VAT fraud which kills off British firms, MPs have warned. The web giants rake in cash from sellers who dodge the VAT they should charge on UK sales, a report from the Commons public accounts... Read more
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Island Packet
Fact-checking sites – even Snopes and PolitiFact – aren’t immune from fake-news adsbeing served on our site,” he said in an email. He added that the online ad eco
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
being served on our site,” he said in an email. He added that the online ad ecosystem was complicit in disseminating and profiting off of misinformation and that “these ad quality problems are systemic.” Aaron Sharockman, executive director of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Fact-checking sites – even Snopes and PolitiFact – aren’t immune from fake-news adsbeing served on our site,” he said in an email. He added that the online ad eco
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
being served on our site,” he said in an email. He added that the online ad ecosystem was complicit in disseminating and profiting off of misinformation and that “these ad quality problems are systemic.” Aaron Sharockman, executive director of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UK lawmakers say Amazon, eBay not doing enough to combat VAT fraudcompanies had resisted sharing data with Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
companies had resisted sharing data with Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs (HMRC), the UK tax authority. "These people are profiting from VAT fraud, because they still take their commission," said member of parliament Meg Hillier, chairwoman of the... Read more
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birminghammail
Amazon and eBay 'profiting from fraud by sellers who dodge VAT'Online marketplaces like Amazon and eBay are profiting from fraud by sellers wh
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
Online marketplaces like Amazon and eBay are profiting from fraud by sellers who dodge the VAT they should charge on sales in the UK, a parliamentary report has said. The "unfair and illegal" practice allows sellers based outside the EU to undercut... Read more
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Reuters
UK lawmakers say Amazon, eBay not doing enough to combat VAT fraudcompanies had resisted sharing data with Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
companies had resisted sharing data with Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC), the UK tax authority. “These people are profiting from VAT fraud, because they still take their commission,” said member of parliament Meg Hillier, chairwoman of the... Read more
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Junkee
Kevin Smith Is Donating Money From His Films With Harvey Weinstein To Charityexists, but that man never showed himself to me.” He financed the first 14 yea
Junkee / Posted 2 days ago
exists, but that man never showed himself to me.” He financed the first 14 years of my career – and now I know while I was profiting, others were in terrible pain. It makes me feel ashamed. https://t.co/T0hInW7EqJ As a result of the allegations... Read more
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The Express-Times
Should Congress repeal bill that limited DEA's power?are now calling for repeal. What do you think? Should Congress restore the DEA
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
are now calling for repeal. What do you think? Should Congress restore the DEA's power to go after those suspected of profiting from widespread opioid distribution and sales? Have a say in our informal poll, and feel free to elaborate in the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Opposition parties question whether Morneau's family business benefits from tax changesGlobe and Mail that he hasn't put his assets into a blind trust. Cullen allege
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Globe and Mail that he hasn't put his assets into a blind trust. Cullen alleges there's "substantial evidence" Morneau is profiting from decisions he's made in cabinet, particularly as sponsor of Bill C-27, which deals with target pension... Read more
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The Hill
Trump drug czar nominee withdrawsand ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities t
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
and ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities to these suspicious orders instead of simply profiting from them,” Manchin wrote in the letter. “His advocacy for this legislation demonstrates that Congressman Marino... Read more
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Fortune
Opioid Crisis: Trump Urged to Withdraw Marino Nomination as 'National Emergency' Loomsand ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities t
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
and ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities to these suspicious orders instead of simply profiting from them,” the Democrat senator, who has some rapport with Trump, wrote. Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rebel Chief Machar Rubbishes National Dialoguebecoming refugees in the neighbouring countries. Both President Kiir and Dr Ma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
becoming refugees in the neighbouring countries. Both President Kiir and Dr Machar were accused by The Sentry report of profiting from the war at the expense of civilians. The Sentry is a team of policy analysts, regional experts and financial... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: Trump taking report on drug czar pick 'very seriously' | Trump vows action on drug prices | McConnell says 20-week abortion ban to get Senate voteand ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities t
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
and ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities to these suspicious orders instead of simply profiting from them," Manchin wrote Monday in a letter to President Trump. "His advocacy for this legislation demonstrates... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Springboro drug distributor benefited from weakened drug enforcementmarket. “Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies desce
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
market. “Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies descended upon Appalachia for the sole purpose of profiting off of the prescription drug-fueled feeding frenzy,” the lawsuit states. Miami-Luken is additionally facing a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Baker looking for ways to offset loss in federal health subsidieswith his decision to cut off CSR payments, accusing insurance companies of lini
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
with his decision to cut off CSR payments, accusing insurance companies of lining their pockets with the payments while profiting greatly from Obamacare. Trump credited his action with bringing Democrats to the table to negotiate a short-term... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
How drug companies triumphed over the DEA in 2016 and kept opioids...market. "Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies desce
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
market. "Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies descended upon Appalachia for the sole purpose of profiting off of the prescription drug-fueled feeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues... Read more
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The Mercury News
How the drug industry got the best of the DEAmarket. “Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies desce
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
market. “Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies descended upon Appalachia for the sole purpose of profiting off of the prescription drug-fueled feeding frenzy,” the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues... Read more
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The Hill
Dem calls for Trump's drug czar pick to withdrawand ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities t
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
and ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities to these suspicious orders instead of simply profiting from them,” Manchin wrote Monday in a letter to President Trump. “His advocacy for this legislation demonstrates... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The drug industry's triumph over the DEAmarket. "Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies desce
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
market. "Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies descended upon Appalachia for the sole purpose of profiting off of the prescription drug-fueled feeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues... Read more
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The Washington Times
Claire McCaskill seeks repeal of law that limited DEA amid opioids crisisand ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities t
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
and ensure that these wholesalers and other industry actors alert authorities to these suspicious orders instead of simply profiting from them,” said Mr. Manchin, whose state is reeling from the opioids crisis. “His advocacy for this legislation... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Behind the opioid crisis: Republicans and Obama cleared the way for corporate murdercharges, "Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies desce
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
charges, "Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies descended upon Appalachia for the sole purpose of profiting off of the prescription drug-fueled feeding frenzy." Post reporters Scott Higham and Lenny Bernstein and "Sixty... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Wrongfully convicted' Ivan Henry being sued by alleged victimsIn civil law, cases are decided on the balance of probabilities. The women cla
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
In civil law, cases are decided on the balance of probabilities. The women claim that Henry "has been unjustly enriched by profiting from the sexual assaults that he committed." "I'm so angry he received money for that," says one the five Jane... Read more
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Mashable
An incomplete list of celebrity statements on Harvey Weinsteinme or done anything wrong to me."Seth MacFarlane He financed the first 14 year
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
me or done anything wrong to me."Seth MacFarlane He financed the first 14 years of my career - and now I know while I was profiting, others were in terrible pain. It makes me feel ashamed. https://t.co/T0hInW7EqJ Stone initially came to... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Why we need in an In-N-Out in Berkeley right nowit the same way. 5. No need to purchase on Sproul Plaza We always see those c
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
it the same way. 5. No need to purchase on Sproul Plaza We always see those clubs selling In-N-Out on campus. They are profiting off of our lack of burgers and fries, forcing us to throw our money at them in exchange for a mediocre meal that... Read more
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Philly.com
How the drug industry derailed the DEA's war on painkillersmarket. “Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies desce
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
market. “Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies descended upon Appalachia for the sole purpose of profiting off of the prescription drug-fueled feeding frenzy,” the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
The drug industry's triumph over the DEAmarket. "Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies desce
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
market. "Like sharks circling their prey, multi-billion dollar companies descended upon Appalachia for the sole purpose of profiting off of the prescription drug-fueled feeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues... Read more
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