Aggravated sexual assault may be bargained down
to sexual assault, for
A sting operation by the Ministry of Interior's 999 magazine saw a reporter track down a supplier for a three-month-old cheetah cub, offered for Dh50,000 -- though the price was bargained down
Even items which bear a specified price can be bargained down
, just stay polite and enjoy the process.
However, after Lutgard died, the abbess refused to give Thomas the relic (now bargained down
to a mere finger) unless Thomas wrote Lutgard's Life.
By then, Murphy was doing a 12-year stretch behind bars after he plea bargained down
an attempted murder rap following a botched drive-by shooting of a Catholic woman.
Unlike traditional real estate sales methods where the price is determined and then 'bargained down
' with the auction process the property sells at true market price.
Kotoski had originally been facing a 20-year sentence, but the felony charge of attempted murder was bargained down
to solicitation, partly because one of the main witnesses - the private investigator she had approached to have her husband killed - died before trial.
The International Monetary Fund was looking for a 46 percent additional increase in October 2001, a figure the government bargained down
to 15 percent.
But Wilson Fortaleza of the militant Alliance of Filipino Workers (BMP), said the former action movie star's vow to be a president for the masses "is like a movie being reeled before the eyes of the poor." "The labor sector, for example, is disgusted with Erap (Estrada's nickname)," Fortaleza said, noting Estrada has bargained down
the price of labor just to attract investors, even proposing the scrapping the minimum wage law.