No. The trip was not short.
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This is a new program.
Thus ..... Great minds can disagree ... especially on this point.
Some attorneys read it 'technically' ... as you appear to want to believe.
Some attorneys, like myself and Mr. Ferrari don't agree with that interpretation.
Meet with an attorney to see if you can find one that agrees with you.
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