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the action or result of inflicting loss or pain

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If you feel that your facility has been harmed from a Y2K failure, you should immediately consult your attorney.
Indeed, May concedes that there is no actual political community to which all humanity belongs; nonetheless, he thinks that "analogizing humanity to a community may help us make initial sense of how humanity could be harmed by certain crimes" (p.
4971 underfunding excise tax was unwarranted when the underfunding was a result of a book entry misallocation of funds between a pension plan and a profit-sharing plan, and neither the plans nor the sole participant was harmed.
And just as having the person harmed define their own experience honors the person affected, having the larger community involved honors and engages the wisdom of the community.
If an act that harms a person would have no effect in preventing or rectifying a wrong for which he is responsible, he cannot be liable to be harmed by that act.
A 'SIGNIFICANT GAP' exists between the number of patients actually harmed in NHS hospitals and the figure reported by trusts, a watchdog says.
consenters are harmed in such cases, they are not wronged because they
In crimes such as kidnapping, the liberty of the person who was kidnapped is harmed even when the person kidnapped has not suffered any physical injury.
However, Sumner argues, factoring this kind of harm into the balancing act between the right to free expression and the right not be harmed by its exercise would ultimately be self-defeating (47).
The account of harm that she explicitly endorses is Feinberg's normative sense of harm, on which "[t]o say that A harmed B .
Rather than concentrating on how physicians or health care systems can prevent errors or avoid lawsuits, using narratives focuses the moral lens on the needs of patients and families who have been harmed.
In summation, McLachlin wrote: "I conclude that the evidence provides no basis for concluding that the sexual conduct at issue harmed individuals or society.
What hospitals need to do is develop and implement policies that ensure that all patients who are harmed by their treatment receive timely, open, complete information on the causes and circumstances that led to their injury, delivered in a compassionate manner by the responsible caregiver.
In a UK survey of 6,000 15 and 16 year-olds, 13% had self harmed.
She took her first report to Senator Patrick Leahy who sponsored legislation to provide $18 million in aid to innocent Iraqis who were harmed in the military operations.