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  • Complete toleration in fact was only extended to Protestant nonconformists, who composed the Cromwellian established church, and who now meted out to their antagonists the same treatment which they themselves were later to receive under the Clarendon Code of Charles II.
  • As for priestly absolution, if even-handed justice were meted out to all, the Vagrant Act would suffice to deal with it.
  • In her search for the truth she uncovers the humiliation meted out to deserters and the barbarity of war.
  • Spectacular photographs backed up with an incredibly informative text present a cri de coeur at the injustice meted out to the Palestinian people.
  • Set free from a punishment meted out for our attempts to put fire in the hands of the common man.

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