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- ‘Nor does public protection and support for associational and affective ties need to be limited to marriage partners and parents and children.’
- ‘The order is melodic, intuitive and associational rather than logical.’
- ‘The rescuers are also free men and women, exhibiting all the associational skills that have made civil society so vibrant in Western history.’
- ‘Lots of people worry that public disclosure would chill associational rights.’
- ‘For example, it makes noncitizens deportable for wholly innocent associational activity.’
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