allege


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Synonyms for allege

Synonyms for allege

to put into words positively and with conviction

to bring forward for formal consideration

Synonyms for allege

report or maintain

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But I do not allege this as the reason, for I had the same feeling for Pope, who was not like either of them.
Gentlemen," said the cure, with a glance at the justice of the peace, "how can you allege that religious wars have had no definite aim?
It was impossible but he should conceive some suspicion of two men lying all day concealed in a thicket and having no business to allege.
For example, in a typical trade-secret misappropriation case, an insurer may take the position that the plaintiff did not allege a misappropriation of advertising ideas in the course of the insured's advertising activities.
The idea, allege prosecutors, was to gain competitive commercial advantage for ALIBRIS/INTERLOC's own online book-selling business by compiling a database of dealers' purchases and analyzing the book- selling market.
In judge Kram's opinion, for the plaintiffs' claims of purported GAAP and GAAS violations to be actionable, the plaintiffs would have had to allege that the firm's alleged violations were the result of intentional deceit or that they rose to the level of recklessness.
the county or municipality--they may allege that the officer's unconstitutional behavior was caused by a policy, custom, or practice of the agency.
The firm sought dismissal of the claim by contending the plaintiffs were required to allege an improper or "bad faith" exercise of a discretionary right under the contract and that the complaint--which alleged only negligence on the firm's part--therefore had failed to state a claim.
Attorney's Office, which is prosecuting the case, is not talking, but the case is spelled out in court documents that allege a dark side of Cortez.
The appeals court held that the Prison Litigation Reform At (PLRA) does not require a prisoner to allege or prove serious, permanent physical injury in order to bring an action for violation of his constitutional rights.
a Philadelphia-based medical provider that the companies allege has been carrying out schemes in Pennsylvania designed to defraud them since 2001.
Smaltz to allege that the former Clinton Cabinet member received gifts from anyone.
The Attorneys for the Trustee, Pratter & Young of Los Angeles, have uncovered concrete evidence and allege on behalf of Trustee Ehrenberg that shares in the company were valued at various times within a three-year period without justification.
Plaintiffs allege during this period, that Commerce and certain of its officers and directors were in violation of the United States Federal securities laws (Securities Exchange Act of 1934).
The court held that allegations that the county received many reports of the jail's deteriorated conditions but took no remedial measures were sufficient to allege deliberat e indifference to the substantial risk of serious harm faced by inmates in the jail.