lenience, leniency, mildness, lenity(noun)
mercifulness as a consequence of being lenient or tolerant
indulgence, lenience, leniency(noun)
a disposition to yield to the wishes of someone
"too much indulgence spoils a child"
lightening a penalty or excusing from a chore by judges or parents or teachers
The quality of mercy or forgiveness, especially in the assignment of punishment as in a court case.
The convicted felon asked for leniency, but because the crime was so heinous the judge refused and gave the maximum sentence.
An act of being lenient.
the quality or state of being lenient; lenity; clemency
The numerical value of leniency in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of leniency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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it would not be a good impression that even the heads can be lax because of Company’s leniency
The biggest challenge in relationship to the leniency agreements is judicial security for the companies.
There are more, there are leniency agreements underway that talk about this, but until they are finalized we will not know how many (projects) for sure.
The fact that the agency provided leniency on the home risk assessments is a good thing. However, fully phasing in the risk adjustment model could be detrimental to some plans.
Private prisons have the same standards and guidelines as federal prisons, there is a lot more accountability for private prisons. Union workers in public prisons provide a lot of leniency for their employees. In a private prison, a majority are not unionized, so the oversight is very rigid.
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