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  • Both of these expressions Mrs. Crupp considered actionable, and had expressed her intention of bringing before a ’British Judy’ — meaning, it was supposed, the bulwark of our national liberties.

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  • Sheriff Tate, who seemed most active in Walter’s wrongful pretrial placement on death row and whose racist threats and intimidation tactics seemed the most actionable in a civil suit, reportedly accepted Walter’s innocence upon his release but then started telling people that he still believed Walter was guilty.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • "It—it’s not actionable," he stammered.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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