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testimony by someone who should know

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Well, I have it on good authority that, even as we speak, Mrs Mourinho is licking her finger as she leafs through the latest winter-sun brochures.
Under the good authority of the governor, we decided to bring back the inmates' visiting rights.
I got from a very good authority, a very good authority -- that LeBron James will never be a Clipper," said Wise.
Lee Haynes, 24, pleaded not guilty to possessing a blade in public without good authority.
The challenge now for the former Chelsea coach will be to win over the United faithful and I have it on good authority he intends to visit the Far East as soon as possible.
All those years ago when I wrote my original letter, I had it on good authority from the owner of a building firm that they knew the correct pronunciation, but made a conscious decision to call it "BarWick" as it sounded posh.
He or she must be a figure with good authority and knowledge and EU institutions," said Oresharski.
However, I have it on good authority that three such meetings did in fact take place.
We have it on good authority that it is not a duvet but a vintage gown from French designer Thierry Mugler.
has it on good authority Eminem's crew will be hitting the decks later in the evening.
Fallon's win on Amoralist saw him close the gap on Paul Hanagan in the title race to nine - Hanagan restored his double-digit advantage by taking the finale on Gala Spirit - but it was an otherwise frustrating night for the former champion, whose only other placing from a solid book of rides was a second on Brick Dust behind Good Authority, trained by Karen George and ridden by Darryll Holland.
Now I have it on good authority he has not been hunted and is unlikely to join if he is.
I would expect him, of course, to make light of the situation, but I have it on good authority that because of staff shortages frontline officers are being redeployed to work in control rooms.
That said though, I have it on good authority that he's a very selfish lover with unsightly bunions and bad breath.
I have it on good authority Gary is 'oan top of the moon' at the news.