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New York Times, Saturday, April 30, 2011

One for whose benefit a legal suit is brought

Author:
Frederick J. Healy
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Frederick J. Healy

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {X} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Healy. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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J
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A
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M
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B
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D
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O
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J
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O
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B
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L
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O
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G
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U
S
E
E
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E
N
O
S
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Q
U
I
L
L
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B
I
L
L
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B
E
L
T
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B
U
C
K
L
E
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I
D
O
U
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B
T
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T
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R
A
K
E
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N
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L
E
D
G
E
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E
V
A
D
E
S
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A
F
R
A
I
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D
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S
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O
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E
E
R
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N
R
A
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N
A
I
V
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E
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R
O
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O
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D
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T
O
M
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S
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D
R
I
L
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L
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O
V
I
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S
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M
A
P
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S
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S
T
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E
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S
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E
M
P
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R
O
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B
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Z
A
N
E
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G
R
E
Y
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D
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A
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N
U
B
E
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T
O
W
N
S
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A
L
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C
E
S
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N
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O
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T
S
O
H
O
T
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H
A
V
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M
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D
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D
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V
O
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L
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E
N
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I
L
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R
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S
N
A
P
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N
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E
M
L
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© 2011, The New York Times4/30/11 ( No. 22,453 )
Across
1
Frame part : JAMB
5
Chopping center? : DOJO
9
Post holder : BLOG
13
One for whose benefit a legal suit is brought : USEE
14
Hazzard County deputy : ENOS
15
Bit of avian anatomy : QUILL
16
Bit of avian anatomy : BILL
17
A cowboy may have a big one : BELTBUCKLE
19
"Unlikely" : IDOUBTIT
21
Collect copiously : RAKEIN
22
Cliff dweller's setting : LEDGE
23
Gets by : EVADES
24
"True, alas" : AFRAIDSO
28
Weapon lengthener? : EER
29
Heat-seeking grp.? : NRA
30
Wide-eyed : NAIVE
32
Cross : ROOD
35
Some cats : TOMS
37
Private practice? : DRILL
39
Sheep genus : OVIS
41
Ones given latitude? : MAPS
43
Total messes : STIES
45
Titus, e.g.: Abbr. : EMP
46
Knock over : ROB
48
Western master : ZANEGREY
50
Inn's end : DANUBE
53
Dots on 41-Across : TOWNS
54
"___ Adventures Under Ground" : ALICES
55
Poor : NOTSOHOT
58
Be completely set : HAVEITMADE
60
"Oh, No! It's ___" (1982 rock album) : DEVO
61
Second in cmd. : LIEUT
62
Partner of 56-Down : ENDS
63
Player of one of TV's Sopranos : ILER
64
Betray irritability : SNAP
65
Noted elephant designer : NAST
66
Mr. Peggotty's "little" niece : EMLY
Down
1
Celebratory : JUBILANT
2
Save : ASIDEFROM
3
Soap ingredient? : MELODRAMA
4
Prized caviar : BELUGA
5
Creation from plastic? : DEBT
6
"The ___ have almost forgot": Shak. : ONEI
7
Kick : JOLT
8
Toward der Orient : OST
9
Wrangler : BUCKAROO
10
See 47-Down : LIKED
11
Dragon puppet : OLLIE
12
Gorges : GLENS
15
Warble : QUAVER
18
"Desperate Housewives" role : BREE
20
Summer of Love prelude : BEIN
25
Brit's "guv" : DAD
26
Patrick Stewart and Alan Cumming, e.g. : SIRS
27
1990s Disney chief : OVITZ
31
"Grace Before Meat" pen name : ELIA
33
Steamroller : OVERWHELM
34
Bit of pulp : DIMENOVEL
36
Smarten : SPRUCEUP
38
Singer Barry : LEN
40
Read with intelligence : SPYSTORY
42
"That's life" : SOBEIT
44
Completists' goals : SETS
47
With 10-Down, favored the most : BEST
49
Perk : GOODIE
50
"Fantastic Mr. Fox" author and family : DAHLS
51
Chef Ducasse : ALAIN
52
Olay alternative : NIVEA
55
Family nickname : NANA
56
Partner of 62-Across : ODDS
57
Try : TEST
59
Checkers, e.g. : MEN

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later.

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