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1 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Magazine boss waives hearing right 19 May 2000, 1A
2 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Van crash crew leader pleads guilty: prosecutors recommend Lane spend time in prison 12 Aug 2000, 1A
3 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Van crash suspect misses court: delay surprises, angers parents of dead victims 11 Jul 2000, 1B
4 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Van crash parents settle suit 30 Jan 2001, 1B
5 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Van crash lawsuits combined 25 Jul 2000
6 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Van crash defendant free on bond: head of magazine subscription group forbidden to do business in Wisconsin 18 Apr 2000, 1A
7 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 U.S. levies $15,050 fine in aftermath of van crash: child labor violations main focus of sanctions 15 Mar 2000, 1B
8 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Court appearance set: surrender expected in van-crash case 06 Apr 2000
9 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Parents can't sue magazine company: lawsuit still pending against contractor 07 Dec 2000
10 Accidents (Rock County) Van Crash 3/25/99 Police still seek van-crash suspect: surrender expected after lawyer is hired 04 Apr 2000

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  • Start with the Headlines or Keyword field first.? Then try the Subject Heading field.?For the most thorough search, try separate searches in each field using a keyword. (For example, try "fire" in the Subject Heading field, examine the results, then do another search on "fire"? in the Headlines Field.)??
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  • Abbreviations used in the Headlines field are: St., Ave., E., W., N., S., Co.
    We use these abbreviations consistently.? If you are searching for info on 303 E. Court St., be sure to use the abbreviations; otherwise, you will not find it.?

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