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lock-in

n
an illegal session of selling alcohol in a bar after the time when it should, by law, be closed
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CARDIFF Council has decided to revoke a pub's licence after allegations of loud music and late-night lock-ins.
The decision comes after people complained to Cardiff's licensing authority that the pub has held "lock-ins" until 5am, plays loud music and sells alcohol after hours.
As usual, host Richard Ayoade will be guiding the quintet on an adventure through the Aztec, Eastern, Future and Industrial zones, complete with the obligatory lock-ins, recriminations and reconciliations.
Summary: Negligence of parents, bus drivers, supervisors seen behind lock-ins
Unlike a "traditional" IPO, a direct listing does not involve lock-ins and restrictions for existing shareholders.
The administration of the University of the Philippines Mindanao (UPMin) ensured students it would avoid more lock-ins in the future.
The new GameWorks Schaumburg esports Lounge as well as the entire venue can be rented privately for events, such as local tournaments and birthday or corporate parties, as well as youth group or school overnight lock-ins, just to name a few.
"Harry had spent the summer drinking at the pub under the watchful eye of his protection officers, who had been present at the all-night lock-ins. While Harry would not be served 6 he was still only 16 6 his friends would buy him pints and chasers," Nicholl said.
Overdraft lock-ins happen either due to a poor credit score or because an arranged overdraft has grown over the years with your existing bank - making it far too big to switch.
Newly-signed Juventus striker Cristiano, 33, forged his relationship with Georgina, ten years his junior, during lock-ins at the upmarket clothes store where she used to work.