strong arm tactics

See: coercion
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Exxon is setting a good example for other businesses who think promoting extreme political views is the only away to avoid the strong arm tactics of far left special interests," concluded Perkins.
The Coventry City boss feels the French defender wasn't comfortable with the physical side of the game against Oldham's towering centre-forward Matt Smith last weekend and wants him to get mad and motivated to deal with North End's strong arm tactics at Deepdale.
Merthyr had to withstand strong arm tactics from early on with Fleet player manager Craig Davis, formerly of Cardiff City, the first to go into the referee's notebook for a late challenge on Ian Traylor on 19 minutes.
Mike Jackson, Erdington THERE does seem to be something wrong when a silly attempt at humour by Coun Gareth Compton is met with such ridiculous strong arm tactics whilst the inflammatory action of extremist Muslims, burning a poppy a symbol of sacrifice for a century, warrants hardly a mention.
United welcome the West Yorkshire side to the Skem and Ormskirk College Stadium knowing they face a physical side and boss Lawson has asked his troops to not get flustered by any strong arm tactics.
What is even more galling is these authorities are using your money to fund such strong arm tactics, like restricting access to public land and ripping down hand made notices of protest.
SIR; Retailers sign up for the Paypoint terminal facility with the full knowledge of the contractual obligations involved ('Paypoint accused of strong arm tactics by rival operator', The Grocer, 30 June, p8).
As the local Assembly Member, I have started an on-line petition condemning the strong arm tactics being used by Western Power Distribution (WPD) against residents who oppose their plans to build on Llanishen Reservoir.
But even if the combative midfielder (right) is sidelined, Levein knows there are others in the Ewood Park camp who are not averse to using strong arm tactics.
Three players - Milton, Sedgley and Swailes - were booked as Town resorted to some strong arm tactics.
The Coventry City boss feels the French defender wasn't comfortable with the and wants him to get mad and motivated to deal with North End's strong arm tactics at Deepdale.
Over 90 minutes - as Alf Ramsey said of an England v Argentina game - only one side tried to play football while the other resorted to strong arm tactics.