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Exclusion

1. Injuries, illnesses, or other conditions for which a health insurance policy does not provide coverage. Exclusions exist because they are thought to be too risky for the health insurance provider. For example, many insurance providers exclude treatment for some types of cancer because they are so expensive to treat. See also: Pre-existing condition.

2. Income that is not considered gross income for tax purposes. Exclusions include gifts, inheritance, and some others. It is important to note that just because a type of income is an exclusion, it does not mean that it is not taxed; it simply may be taxed differently. Exclusions are stated in the U.S. Tax Code.

Exclusion.

Medical services that insurance companies do not pay for are called exclusions. A typical exclusion is a wartime injury or a self-inflicted wound.

But coverage for certain pre-existing conditions, or health problems you had before you were covered by the policy, may also be excluded on some policies.

Exclusion

An amount of income that is not included in gross income because the Tax Code excludes it. Examples, include gain from a qualified sale of a principal residence, income earned abroad, and gifts and inheritances.
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For instance, when the exclusionary rule was operating, judges generally preferred to use the ordinary meaning rule.
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Part II traces the doctrinal history in order to highlight the central role of constitutional principle in the Court's construction and elaboration of the Fourth Amendment exclusionary rule and its more recent decision to justify the rule as a form of punishment designed to deter officers from violating the Fourth Amendment.
Districts in the study spent roughly $140 million in 2010-11 on exclusionary discipline.
As Greene notes in his introduction: "Too broad to fit comfortably within an Atlantic framework and too narrow to represent a global perspective," he concludes that Exclusionary Empire as a whole fits within the confines of "imperial" history.
United States even further restricts the application of the exclusionary rule where errors in government databases form the basis for a search.
The CAU has the purpose or effect of substantially lessening competition in the relevant market This is a form of "catch all" provision that is aimed at any capturing anti-competitive conduct that does not fall within the definition of an Exclusionary Provision.
Severely curtailing the scope and effect of the exclusionary rule, the Supreme Court has recently labeled it a judicially crafted remedy subject to a cost-benefit analysis rather than an inherent part of the amendment, as the Weeks opinion emphasized.
10) The Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision, while "accept[ing] the parties' assumption that there was a Fourth Amendment violation" (11) in arresting the defendant on a nonexistent warrant, concluded that the exclusionary rule was not applicable in a case such as this, namely, where "the error was the result of isolated negligence attenuated from the arrest.
This has a big effect on the understanding of exclusionary practices, because many of them (predatory pricing, for example) can succeed only if someone, or lots of someones, behaves irrationally.
One might object that a search warrant requirement was necessary if the exclusionary rule was to have any teeth.
They seem to be in less danger of being exclusionary.