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  • n  a deceptive maneuver (especially to avoid capture)

  • Many times, however, the ruse may all be for naught: Saint-Leger notes notes that 30% to 40% of both original and reconstructed hymens fail to produce the virginity-confirming .
  • Among the biggest pro-pot players, medical marijuana was actually kind of a ruse.
  • Charlene's ruse is so common, so old, it's like listening to Beatles music.
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  • Felon charged with pimping after Edgewater Hotel bust
    A sex offender with a history of being a pimp has been charged with promoting prostitution after police said he sent two young women to the Edgewater Hotel for sex. Harold Murphy, 23, has a history of prostituting minors and was given a 36-month sentence in 2010. He was released about a month before police said he was advertising the sexual services again. The police vice unit ruse began in late ...
    June 15, 2013 - KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
  • San Bernardino recall targets say it's about water control
    San Bernardino recall: Is it a ruse to make profit off water? By Ryan Hagen Staff Writer SAN BERNARDINO - Officials targeted by a recall effort and their allies are increasingly making one specific charge: that it is all about taking control of the city's water resources for the
    June 14, 2013 - San Bernardino Sun
  • Local music: Bella Ruse brings musical marriage to the Rumba stage
    Joseph and Kay Barker got married last year then instantly uprooted from Minneapolis to Columbus. The idea was to move closer to Kay’s friends and family (she’s from Cincinnati), but also to plant themselves in a central location to take their folk-pop band Bella Ruse on the road.
    June 12, 2013 - Columbus Alive

  • Nancy Pelosi in FOXNews
    This is a bill they thought they could get away with,Pelosi told a press conference. "It's a ruse, and I think they thought it was worth a try. But people are seeing through it, and their members are hearing from the public."

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