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Synonyms for posse

a temporary police force

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Veterans participating in the program are placed in three Posse partner schools: Vassar, Wesleyan University and Dartmouth College.
Part II explicates the law and history of the posse comitatus from Anglo-Saxon times to the present.
The Posse platform launched in March 2013 and already more than 35,000 merchants around the world have signed up, including 7,000 stores in New Zealand.
No presente texto procuraremos apresentar a posse como uma relacao social que decorre da necessidade humana de apropriacao economica das coisas, e recebe tutela desde que esta apropriacao corresponda a um ideal coletivo, consoante os costumes e a opiniao publica.
Glickman praised org founder Deborah Bial, who started a new Posse program this year that will send veterans to Vassar College.
Castelo (2009) destaca que a diferenca entre estrategias e taticas das equipes de futebol devem ser mais bem exploradas e investigadas, possivelmente, via comparacoes de modelos de indicadores em diferentes contextos, como por exemplo, equipes representativas do possession football (manutencao da posse de bola) ou long direct play (jogo de passes longos).
Current posse members already are used to bolster the sheriff's office force by providing police protection at malls during the holidays, directing traffic and transporting people to jail.
Controversial Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who styles himself as "America's Toughest Sheriff," enlisted Seagal's help to train the Maricopa County posse members at a school in Fountain Hills on how to use guns to protect students during shooting incidents.
The Posse project is located within Brazil s famous Iron Quadrilateral region which is home to numerous iron ore mines as well as pig iron and steel smelting operations, providing a strong local market for Posse s products.
Ant's voice remains rich and tuneful, and the posse delivers a tight set.
Tamkinat Firoz, who graduated from Bryn Mawr as part of a posse from Boston, said the students should be prepared for a life-changing experience.
THE Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile was billed as a race that could suit a closer and so it proved as Caleb's Posse stormed up the Churchill Downs stretch to mow down Preakness Stakes winner Shackleford for a fourlength victory, writes Lee Mottershead.
8220;While moms are browsing online for back to school, this is not translating into purchase as the majority of them are heading to retailers,” said Nathan Hamme, Mobile Posse analyst.
The singer - who has battled with mental health problems for many years - has a new seven-piece act The Good, The Mad And The Lovely Posse which will tour in May.
Coke denies the charges, but key evidence against him includes wiretapped conversations between Shower Posse members in the US along with damning chatter recorded by law enforcement in Jamaica.