carte blanche

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complete freedom or authority to act

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"An Post seems to be using the Protocol as a carte blanche to close post offices without proper public consultation.
"On the subject of decriminalizing drugs, Andres Manuel told me, and I quote: 'Carte blanche. Whatever is necessary to restore peace in this country.
Confessions of a Book Reviewer: The Best of Carte Blanche is simply that, a collection of essays discussing issues relating to the central themes of a love for books and youth literature.
"Carte Blanche" serves as Sprouse's first acting gig since "The Suite Life of Zack & Cody" wrapped up in 2011.
"The world did not seem to need another story about people suffering from a whole variety of diseases but in Carte Blanche it is neither a sickness nor a handicap that is the main theme," says Jacek Lusinski, the director of the film, in his statement.
The spoof article said Clinton had written a letter to a major Jewish donor, Haim Saban, promising "to allow Israel carte blanche in any future war with Hamas."
Dr Elizabeth Yardley, director of the Centre of Applied Criminology at Birmingham City University, said Sarah Sands' reduced sentence should not be seen as a "carte blanche" for future vigilante attacks.
Productions granted permission to shoot in Monaco have pretty much carte blanche to do what they please.
ENCHANTED FOREST by Johanna Basford, PS9.95 (Laurence King) SOPHISTICATED fairy tale outlines give the romanticist carte blanche to weave a web of beautiful colours and to create amazing pictures.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Following last year's carte blanche to established Turkish artist Nil Yalter, Galerist in ystanbul is currently hosting "Eureka, Carte Blanche to Kendell Geers."
It's called carte blanche. This will never happen to NHS Scotland.
Trois jours celebrant les trois brillants travaux dans le parcours artistique de Nabil en lui offrant une carte blanche. Il s'agit la des films [beaucoup moins que]Ali Zaoua[beaucoup plus grand que], [beaucoup moins que]My Land[beaucoup plus grand que] et [beaucoup moins que]Les Chevaux de Dieu[beaucoup plus grand que] qui seront projetes lors de cette manifestation artistique.
Summary: Nicolas Artuso-Royer's "Carte Blanche" begins with a few minutes of sweet assonance.
The company has carte blanche to install marine farms spread across the sea bottom, within a perimeter located between the villages of Viento Frio, Palenque and Miramar in the district of Santa Isabel, in the Colon province.
Her exhibition Carte Blanche opens in The Brazz Gallery on November 1 and runs until December 16.