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OROregon (US postal abbreviation)
OROperating Room
OROn Request
ORO-Ring
OROutdoor Research
OROffice of Record
OROfficial Records (Of the American Civil War; historical citations)
OROrange Range (Japanese rock band)
OROrganization Administrator
ORObject Reference (CORBA)
OROperating Range
OROpen Repair
OROperations Research
OROperations Room
OROperations Requirements
OROperations Resources
OROntario Reports
OROak Ridge
OROfficer Representative
OROn-Site Representative
OROpen Root (welding)
ORObject Recognition
ORObjective Response
OROptical Router
OROdds Ratio (element of statistical regression analysis, science)
OROverall Resistance
OROfficial Receipt
OROxygen Reduction
OROlympic Record
OROperational Reserve
OROperational Review
OROperational Research
OROperational Requirement
OROperational Reliability
OROther Ranks (British military)
ORObserved Ratio
OROutreach
OROptimal Routing (telecom)
OROnion Ring
OROverload Relay
OROccupancy Rate
ORObject Reuse
OROccurrence Report
OROffensive Rebound (basketball)
OROrganized Rhyme (rap group)
OROperational Readiness
OROverride
ORObject to Relational
OROperating Reactor
OROpen Repositories (Conference)
OROutside Rehearsals
OROmani Rial (national currency)
OROperationally Ready
OROsservatore Romano (Vatican newapaper)
OROmnidirectional Range
OROrgone (energy)
OROndernemingsraad
OROwn Recognizance
OROver Rate (cricket scoring)
OROwner's Risk
OROwyhee River (Snake River; various locations)
OROnion Routing
OROmega Rho (honors society for Operations Researchers)
OROristano, Sardegna (Italian province)
OROffence Report (police incident code; New Zealand)
OROriginator / Recipient
OROutward Radial
OROrdinary Proton (event)
OROrthogonal Region
OROrdnance Requirement
OROwasco River Railroad
OROutward Routing
OROld Ruymian (alumni of Chatham House Grammar School for boys, Ramsgate, Kent, UK)
OROnly Replication/Replicating
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In the early 1960s, the Vera Institute of Justice's Manhattan Bail Project in New York City began gathering information about local defendants' community ties and residential and employment stability and summarizing it in a numerical scoring system that it used to identify those who could be recommended for release on their own recognizance.
A short while later we were released on our own recognizance.
He has been charged with unlawful use of a weapon, a misdemeanour, and was released on his own recognizance pending a court appearance on 14 December, reported United Press International.
Martin turned himself in to Baltimore County police June 26 and was released on his own recognizance.
And following his arrest for pointing the weapon at Jocelyne and her bodyguards, he insisted that he should be released on his own recognizance because of his substantial ties to the community.
Spruill was arraigned in New York federal court and released on his own recognizance after entering a not-guilty plea.
Proponents of releasing defendants on their own recognizance cite data from the Bureau of Justice Statistics that show more than 40 percent of all arrested felons in the nation's seventy-five largest counties receive an offer of bail.
Mary Molloy, convicted of assault after a brawl with her neighbors over a tuff bog, was released on her own recognizance because she had small children though the judge noted that "her conduct was disgraceful.
The Huangs spent months behind bars before being let out on their own recognizance last November.
The 38-year-old mother of 14 was released on her own recognizance after being arraigned in Los Angeles County Superior Court on three counts of welfare fraud, CBS News reported.
Obus released Strauss-Kahn on his own recognizance on July 1 after he had been under strict house arrest.