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jeopardy

(1) Danger,hazard,peril.Mortgaged property is said to be in jeopardy because it might be taken by foreclosure.(2) Subjected to the possibility of criminal punishment,including fines.The constitutional protection against double jeopardy has been held to apply to fines,such as might be levied against a company for violation of housing discrimination laws.

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The Opposition leader said that Indian forces violations at the Line of Control are unacceptable and such violations would jeopardize the peace of the entire region.
The meeting concluded by a statement denouncing this call by Gorran and calling upon the people of Kurdistan to be wary of any attempts to jeopardize the security and stability of the Kurdistan Region.
Here's the problem: We didn't jeopardize anything because, according to Brock's own reporting, by June 6 it was a done deal.
Paying the media also jeopardizes their important role as unbiased observers in society.
25, and the Employment Policies Institute reminds lawmakers that mandated wage hikes are ineffective at reducing poverty and jeopardize low-skilled jobs.
Navy intervened in March 1999, saying the normal discovery process would jeopardize its right under Reynolds to keep the invention's uses secret.
warning that it would jeopardize its part in the U.
His most important individual contribution to the opposition was his warning to the princes that unless they could ensure the safety of the innocent, they must halt the further prosecution of suspected witches or jeopardize their own salvation.
It also notes that the rise in children's soft drink consumption is leading to less milk consumption, which could jeopardize the formation of maximal
Additional requirements may be added to Block I as objective requirements that allow the materiel developer to expend funds on their development if technology matures faster than anticipated, but does not jeopardize the initial procurement if those capabilities are not realized.
Pope John Paul II warned Archbishop Williams earlier this year that the issue of homosexuality would jeopardize relations between Anglican and Roman Catholic churches.
In terms of problems with insurance, then the insurance industry needs to make changes because we cannot jeopardize the health of children.