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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rebels bikies escorted off flight in Tasmania5 more leave" Two Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang members have been escorted off
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
5 more leave" Two Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang members have been escorted off a Qantas flight in Hobart, police say. Tasmania Police confirmed they were called to assist the staff about 5:20pm on Sunday, delaying the Hobart-Melbourne... Read more
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News.com.au
Jetski tragedy at Marion BayA DODGES Ferry man has died following a jetski accident at Marion Bay overnight
News.com.au / Posted 13 hours ago
A DODGES Ferry man has died following a jetski accident at Marion Bay overnight. Tasmania Police were notified about 1am this morning that the 32-year-old man had failed to return from a jetski ride. His friends had started a search for him and had... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Wife tells of bushwalk trip the day before husband goes missinggenerous and kind. He had the most beautiful eyes on the planet (sorry all you
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
generous and kind. He had the most beautiful eyes on the planet (sorry all you others). RIP Bruce Fairfax." On Thursday, Tasmania Police said they were ceasing their ground search efforts, following advice Mr Fairfax could not have survived given... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Police call for colours ban as Rebels bikies arrive in HobartPolice call for bikie colours ban as Rebels bikies arrive in Hobart Photo: Pol
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Police call for bikie colours ban as Rebels bikies arrive in Hobart Photo: Police monitored the bikes from Devonport, including getting them to form one lane on the bridge into Hobart. (ABC News: Simon Payne) Tasmanian police monitoring the... Read more
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News.com.au
Short ride for drink and drug driving bikiesas part of the ride and the 20th anniversary of the club’s presence in the stat
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
as part of the ride and the 20th anniversary of the club’s presence in the state. Inspector Ball said in the coming months Tasmania Police would be putting forward a package of legislative reform suggestions similar to those in other states that... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Search for missing Tasmanian bushwalker Bruce Fairfax scaled backand parents from Launceston Church Grammar School, where Mr Fairfax taught for
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
and parents from Launceston Church Grammar School, where Mr Fairfax taught for decades, have also helped. "Tasmania Police would like to thank the overwhelming number of volunteers who have come forward to help over the last five... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hundreds of bikies expected on ferry to Tasmania ahead of state's largest gang gatheringHundreds of Rebel bikies to descend on Tasmania for state's largest gang gather
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Hundreds of Rebel bikies to descend on Tasmania for state's largest gang gathering Tasmania Police is preparing for what it says is the single largest gathering of bikies in the state's history. About 50 officers from police services interstate,... Read more
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News.com.au
Ride-on mower man half cutreading of 0.143, nearly three times the legal limit for driving. “Mate ... we
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
reading of 0.143, nearly three times the legal limit for driving. “Mate ... we suggest getting a ride not a ride-on!” Tasmania Police said in a post on their Facebook page. “Organising a designated driver does not mean John Deere. “Old mate... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Unlucky, Drunk Ride-on Mower Driver Picked up by Police. Credit – Tasmania Police via StoryfulTasmania Police were not impressed when a man riding a mower drove drunk to a p
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
Tasmania Police were not impressed when a man riding a mower drove drunk to a petrol station to fill up his“vehicle”, which was not exactly roadworthy. In the footage, timestamped as October 1, police said the man was nearly three times the legal... Read more
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News.com.au
Bail granted to stabbing accused18-YEAR-OLD New Town man who allegedly stabbed a 14-year-old boy on the grounds
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
18-YEAR-OLD New Town man who allegedly stabbed a 14-year-old boy on the grounds of a Hobart school has appeared in court. Tasmania Police charged Kiama Declan Ramsdale, 18, of New Town with wounding after allegedly stabbing a the boy in the leg... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Auditor-general's scathing report on Glenorchy City Council finds governance lackingprocess," Alderman Stevenson said. Alderman Johnston called for a formal inves
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
process," Alderman Stevenson said. Alderman Johnston called for a formal investigation by the Integrity Commission and Tasmania Police. "The report certainly does reflect very badly on the Glenorchy City Council and indeed the performance of... Read more
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Perth Now
Tasmanian 15-old stole $16k haulboy allegedly stole electronics and jewellery worth more than $16,000 from seve
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
boy allegedly stole electronics and jewellery worth more than $16,000 from seven homes and businesses across Hobart. Tasmania Police say the laptops, iPads, car keys and jewellery were taken from five homes in the Glenorchy area and two... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tasmanian 15-old stole $16k haulboy allegedly stole electronics and jewellery worth more than $16,000 from seve
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
boy allegedly stole electronics and jewellery worth more than $16,000 from seven homes and businesses across Hobart. Tasmania Police say the laptops, iPads, car keys and jewellery were taken from five homes in the Glenorchy area and two... Read more
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News.com.au
Tasmanian 15-year-old stole $16k haulboy allegedly stole electronics and jewellery worth more than $16,000 from seve
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
boy allegedly stole electronics and jewellery worth more than $16,000 from seven homes and businesses across Hobart. Tasmania Police say the laptops, iPads, car keys and jewellery were taken from five homes in the Glenorchy area and two... Read more
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News.com.au
Teen to face court on wounding chargeTown teenager will appear in the Hobart Magistrates Court after allegedly wound
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Town teenager will appear in the Hobart Magistrates Court after allegedly wounding a young male at a Hobart high school. Tasmania Police has charged an 18-year-old male with one count of wounding following an incident early on Monday... Read more
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News.com.au
Search for tenants after fire destroys housePOLICE are searching for the tenants of a Margate house that was destroyed by f
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
POLICE are searching for the tenants of a Margate house that was destroyed by fire overnight. Tasmania Police said the house at 36 Beach Rd was completely destroyed in a suspicious fire at around 2am this morning, with damage estimated at $250,000,... Read more
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News.com.au
Pedestrian killed in Launceston CBDA PEDESTRIAN has died after being hit by a car in central Launceston this morni
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
A PEDESTRIAN has died after being hit by a car in central Launceston this morning. Tasmania Police have asked motorists to avoid York St because of the incident, with west-bound traffic being diverted at St Johns St. There have been 26 fatalities... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Motorists urged to watch outMathewson said. “Traffic will become a lot heavier again and school speed zone
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
Mathewson said. “Traffic will become a lot heavier again and school speed zones will come back into effect.” He said Tasmania Police would patrol school zones around the state throughout the first week of term. “Sometimes after a break... Read more
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News.com.au
Motorists urged to watch outMathewson said. “Traffic will become a lot heavier again and school speed zone
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Mathewson said. “Traffic will become a lot heavier again and school speed zones will come back into effect.” He said Tasmania Police would patrol school zones around the state throughout the first week of term. “Sometimes after a break... Read more
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News.com.au
Port Cygnet search continuesTasmania Police is continuing to search for a woman who went missing from a din
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Tasmania Police is continuing to search for a woman who went missing from a dinghy near Cygnet on Friday night. Source:News Corp Australia POLICE are continuing to a sea and air search for a woman missing in the Port Cygnet area since Friday... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Search for missing woman in Tasmania’s southTHE search will resume on Sunday for a 51-year-old woman who went missing from
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
THE search will resume on Sunday for a 51-year-old woman who went missing from a dinghy near Cygnet, with Tasmania Police holding grave concerns for her safety. The woman, originally from NSW, climbed into a dinghy at Lymington on Friday night and... Read more
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News.com.au
Search for missing person near Cygnetpolice rescue helicopter began searching for a person missing off a boat near C
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
police rescue helicopter began searching for a person missing off a boat near Cygnet in the state’s south last night. Tasmania Police Sargent Alex Standen said searching was continuing today, with an inspector also on the scene. “We have... Read more
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News.com.au
Three buses and three cars in crashPicture: MATT THOMPSONSource:News Corp Australia Emergency crews attend the sc
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Picture: MATT THOMPSONSource:News Corp Australia Emergency crews attend the scene of the crash.Source:News Corp Australia Tasmania Police said no one was seriously injured in the crash. The crash, involving three buses and three cars, happened... Read more
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News.com.au
Alleged Lifeline thief nabbedwith three counts of burglary and two counts of stealing relating to a number o
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
with three counts of burglary and two counts of stealing relating to a number of alleged incidents in Hobart last night. Tasmania Police said the charges related to four incidents, including one at Lifeline in Argyle St where fundraising... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
ESCAD to boost emergency response timesA NEW $17 million Emergency Services Computer-Aided Dispatch system has been ro
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
A NEW $17 million Emergency Services Computer-Aided Dispatch system has been rolled out in Tasmania. Tasmania Police is the first emergency service to start using ESCAD. Ambulance Tasmania, the Tasmania Fire Service and the State Emergency Service... Read more
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News.com.au
ESCAD to boost emergency response timesCorp Australia A NEW $17 million Emergency Services Computer-Aided Dispatch sy
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
Corp Australia A NEW $17 million Emergency Services Computer-Aided Dispatch system has been rolled out in Tasmania. Tasmania Police is the first emergency service to start using ESCAD. Ambulance Tasmania, the Tasmania Fire Service and the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fatal head-on collision into Hobart reduces peak-hour traffic to a crawlafter 7:00am on Tuesday morning, spreading debris across the Domain Highway bet
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
after 7:00am on Tuesday morning, spreading debris across the Domain Highway between the Botanical Gardens and Queens Walk. Tasmania Police investigators have not yet determined the cause of the crash just two kilometres from the city... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Child protection staffing concerns flagged on day of baby's deathto specific questions from the ABC, citing the ongoing police and coronial inve
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
to specific questions from the ABC, citing the ongoing police and coronial investigations. "As previously advised by Tasmania Police, the investigation is ongoing and it is inappropriate to speculate about the circumstances surrounding the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Crispy crusts in Hobart pizza shop blazea pizza shop. Firefighters were called to Dino's Pizza Shop in Claremont at 1a
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
a pizza shop. Firefighters were called to Dino's Pizza Shop in Claremont at 1am on Tuesday to find it alight, with the blaze starting at the counter area. Tasmania Police is investigating the cause of the fire, which they are treating as delibera... Read more
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Weekly Times
Crispy crusts in Hobart pizza shop blazea pizza shop. Firefighters were called to Dino's Pizza Shop in Claremont at 1a
Weekly Times / Posted 12 days ago
a pizza shop. Firefighters were called to Dino's Pizza Shop in Claremont at 1am on Tuesday to find it alight, with the blaze starting at the counter area. Tasmania Police is investigating the cause of the fire, which they are treating as delibera... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Crispy crusts in Hobart pizza shop blazea pizza shop. Firefighters were called to Dino's Pizza Shop in Claremont at 1a
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
a pizza shop. Firefighters were called to Dino's Pizza Shop in Claremont at 1am on Tuesday to find it alight, with the blaze starting at the counter area. Tasmania Police is investigating the cause of the fire, which they are treating as delibera... Read more
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News.com.au
Four abandon ship as fire takes holdcrew members have been forced to abandon their fishing vessel after it caught f
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
crew members have been forced to abandon their fishing vessel after it caught fire off Tasmania’s North-West Coast. Tasmania Police said the fire started in the wheelhouse of the Japara about 5.30pm yesterday and quickly spread to the... Read more
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News.com.au
Crispy crusts in Hobart pizza shop blazea pizza shop. Firefighters were called to Dino's Pizza Shop in Claremont at 1a
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
a pizza shop. Firefighters were called to Dino's Pizza Shop in Claremont at 1am on Tuesday to find it alight, with the blaze starting at the counter area. Tasmania Police is investigating the cause of the fire, which they are treating as delibera... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Crew takes to life raft after boat catches fire off coast of northern Tasmaniaof a Tasmanian fishing boat have abandoned ship and made it to shore in a life
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
of a Tasmanian fishing boat have abandoned ship and made it to shore in a life raft after their vessel caught fire. Tasmania Police said they were notified by a call to triple-0 that the wheelhouse of the Japara was on fire in the Hope... Read more
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News.com.au
Pinged by the traffic cops? Probably notTasmania Police has had a number of reports today about fake traffic infringeme
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
Tasmania Police has had a number of reports today about fake traffic infringement notice emails doing the rounds. Source:Supplied IF you’ve had a traffic fine land in your inbox recently — don’t rush to pay it because chances are it’s a... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Woman, 25, to face courta taxi driver with scissors before stealing a bag of coins will appear in court
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 14 days ago
a taxi driver with scissors before stealing a bag of coins will appear in court tomorrow charged with armed robbery. Tasmania Police said about 1.45pm today, the 25-year-old woman allegedly took the taxi from Hobart’s CBD to Augusta Rd, Lenah... Read more
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News.com.au
Police investigate Glenorchy firePOLICE are investigating a fire that caused $150,000 damage to a Glenorchy prop
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
POLICE are investigating a fire that caused $150,000 damage to a Glenorchy property. The Tasmania Fire Service and Tasmania Police responded to the blaze in Norman Circle, Glenorchy, about 1.30am today. When police arrived, the kitchen area of the... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Police hunt for bottle-shop banditat large after holding up a bottle shop in Hobart’s northern suburbs and escapi
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 16 days ago
at large after holding up a bottle shop in Hobart’s northern suburbs and escaping with an undisclosed amount of cash. Tasmania Police Detective Constable Sarah Morris said police were investigating an armed robbery at the Bridgewater BWS... Read more
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News.com.au
Police hunt for bottle-shop banditA CCTV image from last night’s armed robbery at BWS bottle shop in Bridgewater.
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
A CCTV image from last night’s armed robbery at BWS bottle shop in Bridgewater. Picture: TASMANIA POLICE Source:News Corp Australia A KNIFE-WIELDING robber remains at large after holding up a bottle shop in Hobart’s northern suburbs and escaping... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Killer of Hobart mum Jodi Eaton loses appeal for reduced sentenceMs Eaton's body was found wrapped and duct taped in a children's wading pool, b
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
Ms Eaton's body was found wrapped and duct taped in a children's wading pool, buried on a Derwent Valley farm. (Tasmania Police) A man imprisoned for the 2014 murder of a Hobart mum fails in his appeal to have his life sentence reduced,... Read more
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FOX News
More than 30,000 guns in Australia's amnesty program collected, early numbers suggestfirearm amnesty program. Early numbers suggest more than 30,000 weapons were ha
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
firearm amnesty program. Early numbers suggest more than 30,000 weapons were handed in over the course of three months. (Tasmania Police) Official numbers are not in yet, but some Australian states have reported individual collection numbers, as... Read more
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News.com.au
Feds want driver photosto Tasmania’s database to help fight serious crime, such as terrorism,” he said
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
to Tasmania’s database to help fight serious crime, such as terrorism,” he said. “The new arrangement will also assist Tasmania Police to fight serious crime here in Tasmania, and help keep Tasmanians safe.” Mr Turnbull acknowledged there was... Read more
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News.com.au
Teen speedsters nabbed near cemeteryTasmania Police Sergeant Tony Roughan says two teenagers are very upset at havi
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
Tasmania Police Sergeant Tony Roughan says two teenagers are very upset at having their bikes confiscated for excessive speeding at Deloraine. Source:News Limited TWO teen motorcyclists have lost their wheels after being caught travelling at up to... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Have you seen this man?grey flared guards, a bull bar, sidesteps, and a West Coast Eagles number plate
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 19 days ago
grey flared guards, a bull bar, sidesteps, and a West Coast Eagles number plate surround on the rear plate. Anyone with information on Mr Hall’s whereabouts is urged to contact Tasmania Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers anonymously on 1800 333 0... Read more
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News.com.au
Have you seen this man?Mark William Hall, who was last seen in the Launceston area about 6.30pm on Mon
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
Mark William Hall, who was last seen in the Launceston area about 6.30pm on Monday, October 2. Picture supplied by Tasmania Police Source:Supplied POLICE have appealed for public help to find a man who went missing from northern... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Finance manager defrauded car company $735k to 'keep up appearances'were uncovered after a north-west Tasmanian company fraudulently listed as the
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
were uncovered after a north-west Tasmanian company fraudulently listed as the recipient of one of the loans contacted Tasmania Police. Ms Ansell said Hodgetts used the money he stole to pay for dining out, entertainment, school fees,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Firearms amnesty collection ‘colossal’Tasmanians hand in almost 2000 firearms during three-month national amnesty. T
Western Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
Tasmanians hand in almost 2000 firearms during three-month national amnesty. Tasmania Police collected close to 2,000 unregistered and unwanted firearms during a three-month national firearms amnesty. Between July and September Tasmania Police... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Firearms amnesty collection ‘colossal’Tasmanians hand in almost 2000 firearms during three-month national amnesty. T
Kiama Independent / Posted 19 days ago
Tasmanians hand in almost 2000 firearms during three-month national amnesty. Tasmania Police collected close to 2,000 unregistered and unwanted firearms during a three-month national firearms amnesty. Between July and September Tasmania Police... Read more
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Manning River Times
Firearms amnesty collection ‘colossal’Tasmanians hand in almost 2000 firearms during three-month national amnesty. T
Manning River Times / Posted 19 days ago
Tasmanians hand in almost 2000 firearms during three-month national amnesty. Tasmania Police collected close to 2,000 unregistered and unwanted firearms during a three-month national firearms amnesty. Between July and September Tasmania Police... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Firearms amnesty collection ‘colossal’Tasmanians hand in almost 2000 firearms during three-month national amnesty. T
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 19 days ago
Tasmanians hand in almost 2000 firearms during three-month national amnesty. Tasmania Police collected close to 2,000 unregistered and unwanted firearms during a three-month national firearms amnesty. Between July and September Tasmania Police... Read more
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