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NIGHT. That space of time during which the sun is below the horizon of the earth, except, that short space which precedes its rising and follows its setting, during which, by its light, the countenance of a man may be discerned. I Hale, P. C. 550; 3 Inst. 63; 4 Bl. Com. 224; 1 Hawk. P. C. 101; 3 Chit. Cr. Law, 1093; 2 Leach, 710; Bac. Ab. Burglary, D; 2 East, P. C. 509; 2 Russ. Cr. 32; Rosc. Cr. Ev. 278; 7 Dane's Ab. 134.

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Don't people adjust to the night shift if they are on it long enough?
Night shift work often disrupts one's circadian rhythms so extensively that a host of problems often arise.
More than 15 percent of the over 14 million operators, fabricators, and laborers work the night shift.
With vehicle stocks now back to levels acceptable to management, JLR bosses are reinstating night shift working for employees on the Discovery, Range Rover and Range Rover Sport lines.
NIGHT shifts don't just turn your life upside down - they can also potentially kill you.
e Night Shift is a series of latenight events promoted by the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and has included appearances at London's Southbank Centre as well as smaller 'pub shows', mainly in London.
The study found that women who worked rotating night shifts for five or more years have a "modest" increase in all-cause mortality and deaths from heart disease.
Night shift work has been consistently associated with higher risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and cancer.
An international team of researchers investigated possible links between rotating night shift work and all-cause, CVD, and cancer mortality in a study of almost 75,000 registered U.
On a following night shift a different member of staff witnessed Mrs O'Neil inhaling Entonox with the lights out in the room.
by requiring all of its night-shift workers to take a mandatory one-hour break during the night shift, for which they are not paid, while at the same time, locking them into the store so that they are not free to go outside for any purpose or to use their break time as they wish,'' the complaint says.
The Night Shift - The Past Comes Back (Episode Highlight):