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But doesn't Ms Blencowe offer herself as a target for criticism when she high-handedly institutes a range of Draconian rules at a Castle Vale school, where she's recently taken over as head?
Instead of comfort and concern these unfortunate people seem to have been treated high-handedly by state agencies.
After Rome high-handedly hijacked all inclusive language in the lectionary (NCR, Sept.