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Scruple

A unit of weight equivalent to 1/24th of one ounce.
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He said he'd hoped to re-create the "Scruples" miniseries before her she died but it is still in the works.
scruples substances the be In my there were this easy availabilit"We found the street dealers would be selling to people of any age.
I loved watching Dallas, Dynasty, The Colbys and Falcon Crest with my gran and reading Scruples bought back happy memories of when we would revel at the American glamour.
Never can we deny the one, those of religious scruples, their right to believe as they wish and preach as they think fit, in favor of legal protection for the other, those who lack such scruples.
It's highly unlikely that they have suddenly developed scruples or decency so why should anyone be surprised that the Labour Party leader should be dumb enough to fall for their compromising photoshoot.
It is the small price people will have to pay for someone else's utter lack of scruples. Stealing is never to be condoned but there is something about taking items such as these, including a Victorian Bible, from a charity that is particularly saddening.
According to details FIA cyber crime circle has started investigating that some scruples element created fake Facebook accounts in name well reputed ladies and blackmailing them.
Valerie Little, Dudley's director of Public Health, said: "Many of the people who sell counterfeit cigarettes have no morals or scruples about selling to children, creating new generations of smokers who will become addicted from their teens."
He should have been dismissed immediately by any club with any scruples or respect for families watching the game.
McLean held his own as Scruples' exuberant assistant, reacting with mock horror as Harding ran her fingers through his hair while "accompanying" her on keyboard.
Rapping Justice Khawaja Sharif, if he had scruples, he would have come to Aiwan-e-Adl on foot to save the black coats from police highhandedness
That will maybe only cost them a grand a skull but it's nice to know the odd player still has some scruples. Isn't it, Madjid?