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confederate

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a member of the Union Army during the American Civil War

any federal law-enforcement officer

national

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being of or having to do with the northern United States and those loyal to the Union during the American Civil War

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characterized by or constituting a form of government in which power is divided between one central and several regional authorities

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I understand a proposed amendment to the Constitution--which amendment, however, I have not seen--has passed Congress, to the effect that the Federal Government shall never interfere with the domestic institutions of the States, including that of persons held to service.
Others had secured minor government positions, and still another large class was there in the hope of securing Federal positions.
In the fight a year ago your house was burned by a Federal shell.
An officer of the Federal force, who, in a spirit of adventure or in quest of knowledge, had left the hidden bivouac in the valley, and, with aimless feet, had made his way to the lower edge of a small open space near the foot of the cliff, was considering what he had to gain by pushing his exploration further.
Ten minutes had hardly passed when a Federal sergeant crept cautiously to him on hands and knees.
Pushing through the thickets on either side the roads came the Federal pickets, in full retreat, firing backward at random as they ran.
The Federal commander with a part of his staff, imperfectly clad, appeared upon the scene, asked a few questions, looked exceedingly wise and retired.
At the fork of the road, a little to one side, they found two bodies lying close together--that of a Federal officer and that of a Confederate private.
It was that of a line officer of Federal infantry--exactly like the one worn by the captain.
These changes and others that may come later in the review process will help the Federal Reserve provide cash services more effectively, both when transitioning out of our own cash processing facilities and when establishing a first-time presence in a market," Stern said.
Under Federal law, on the other hand, the Defense of Marriage Act prevents same-sex spouses from taking advantage of certain rights granted to married couples, such as filing status, Social Security benefits and the estate tax marital deduction; see Hillary, Goodridge v.
The state Fair Political Practices Commission recently ruled that federal officials who serve on state boards have to fill out the same conflict-of-interest disclosures as other members.
Instead he was indicted last fall on three federal charges derived from the alleged bribery: conspiring with the coaches; aiding and abetting travel across state lines "with the intent to further unlawful activity"; and trying to conceal the alleged payments by withdrawing the money in amounts of less than $10,000, the threshold for a currency transaction report to the Internal Revenue Service.
While plaintiffs' lawyers couldn't accuse corporations of violating federal securities laws (those claims may be made in federal courts only), they could accuse corporations of common law fraud or violating state (as opposed to federal) securities laws.
A general purpose federal financial report should include other types of supplementary information to present a complete picture of the financial results, financial position and financial condition of the reporting entity.
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