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third degree

Informal torture or bullying, esp used to extort confessions or information
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Ben suffered third degree burns to his chest, neck, under his right arm and behind his left ear and was in hospital for three weeks.
Goydos faces several counts of third degree burglary for allegedly unlawfully entering the offices of several coworkers.
Muscat: An Omani national was rushed to hospital by emergency services in Musandam after suffering third degree burns while tending to a coal fire, the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) said on Wednesday.
609.195(a) provides, "Whoever, without intent to effect the death of any person, causes the death of another by perpetrating an act eminently dangerous to others and evincing a depraved mind, without regard for human life, is guilty of murder in the third degree and may be sentenced to imprisonment for not more than 25 years." The court said that the phrase "without intent to effect the death of any person" is an element of third-degree murder.
Seligman; THE THIRD DEGREE; Potomac Books (Nonfiction: Law) 29.95 ISBN: 9781612349947
In the third degree he asks to be misunderstood because like his Savior Jesus was misunderstood in his life time.
In addition, JAMIE ROTONDARO and the two companies are each charged with an additional count of Grand Larceny in the Third Degree and one count of Insurance Fraud in the Third Degree for stealing employee retirement savings and committing insurance fraud.
Founded significant differences between the players living with first-degree and third degree players living in self-confidence variable for the benefit of men with first-degree players.
He was taken to the Qasimi Hospital, where doctors said he suffered third degree burns.
A source within Khartoum state disclosed in June 2014 that several proposals were made to raise the water rate by 33% (20 pounds SDG) for the third degree consumers, 40% (35 pounds) for the second degree consumers and 33% (60 pounds) for the first degree consumers.
Third degree suspension is particularly important in musical styles such as funk, ska, salsa, samba and hundreds of others, where multiple layers of rhythm are built on a steady foundation of main beats.