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fraternity

US and Canadian a secret society joined by male students, usually functioning as a social club
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But here will be another disappointment; for we can attempt no more than merely to associate in one fraternity all who are afflicted with the same vague trouble.
A grim fraternity, passing grim lives in that sweet spot, that God had made so bright
He had been a classmate of Bowen Tyler at college, and a fraternity brother, and before, that he had been an impoverished and improvident cow-puncher on one of the great Tyler ranches.
Engaging, heart and soul, in his pursuits of sowing, planting, and gathering, Van Baerle, caressed by the whole fraternity of tulip-growers in Europe, entertained nor the least suspicion that there was at his very door a pretender whose throne he had usurped.
What should millions of humanist fraternity and sorority members and alumni think when they read such words?
Hazing refers to any physical or psychological suffering, harm or injury inflicted on a recruit, member, neophyte or applicant as a form of an initiation rite or practice made as a prerequisite for admission or a requirement for continuing membership in a fraternity, sorority or organization including, but not limited to, paddling, whipping, beating, branding, forced calisthenics, exposure to the weather, forced consumption of any food, liquor, beverage, drug or other substance or any other brutal treatment or forced physical activity, which is likely to adversely affect the physical and psychological health of such recruit, member, neophyte or applicant.
Thanks to fraternity members throughout the criminal justice system, his murderers have all gotten off lightly, with some even joining government service.
Lacson's bill came on the heels of the Senate findings and recommendations on the death of Castillo in September last year while undergoing initiation by members of the Aegis Juris fraternity.
29 that Pi Alpha Nu fraternity pledges had faced humiliating and abusive behavior that involved being struck on the buttocks with a paddle.
Today, it is registered as an International Humanitarian Service Fraternity that encourages members to be involved in humanitarian projects and offer various services to people.
The Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity started the Supplies for Shasta drive on Saturday, hoping to raise $3,000 for the Shasta Family YMCA and its youth camping program.
NASDAQ: HBK) and its Hamilton Bank subsidiary have received of required regulatory approval for the merger with Fraternity Community Bancorp, Inc.

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