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special licence

a licence permitting a marriage to take place by dispensing with the usual legal conditions.
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In June Hannah became the first person to legally enter Britain with cannabis oil after Alfie was granted a special licence.
And any shop that sells sex toys, videos and outfits will need a special licence.
United had already qualified for the European Champions League and Millwall, had to apply for a special licence to compete in Europe as they were not a Premiership club.
And because the Blagdon Farm Shop only sells meat from traditional British breeds, such as Belted Galloways, Red Polls and Welsh Blacks, that require longer to reach maturity, they suddenly discovered they could no longer cut up the whole carcases at their butcher's shop without a special licence.
The application for a special licence to run the fund-raiser was made by the party's Dail leader, Caoimhghin O Caolain.
Despite a forthcoming ban on vehicles on the beach at Pendine, a special licence has been granted so that 40 high-performance vehicles can shoot scenes for the forthcoming Cannonball Run feature film, Terminal Velocity.
Dozens of boozers have applied for the special licence which will allow them to open from 3am to show the matches.
Snow White: Geoffrey Thomas; Doc: Kevin Wilde, Sunderland (There will never be another series of inside/outside traps due to the Doc's careful monitoring of the track); Dopey: Martyn Dore and Reading for the wrong result/top-coat fiascos; Sleepy: Bill Hiscock, Romford (Can stay in bed given he has such a good team); Grumpy: Jarvis Astaire (who else?); Happy: Clarke Osborne because the BS Group didn't get white elephant Hackney; Sneezy: all the tracks who signed up with Arthur Cooper's gobarkingmad and now look like catching a special licence fees cold; Bashful: Terry Corden/Billy King-everyone knows they are the promoters, but they won't own up to it.
Landlords wanting to serve alcohol for England games can apply for a special licence from local magistrates.
A report in The Washington Post on 4 December indicated that unidentified US government officials had said that the Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott decided almost two weeks ago to award Boeing a special licence to sell Iran the necessary parts.
They were expected to marry tomorrow, but insiders say they have organised a London location to tie the knot under a special licence.
They have special licence plates, with the vehicle's make and registration, plus new side panels to ensure customers know they are getting into a legal vehicle.

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