verdict


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(law) the findings of a jury on issues of fact submitted to it for decision

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There is a verdict allowed by the Scotch law, which (so far as I know) is not permitted by the laws of any other civilized country on the face of the earth.
I got up again from the sofa, strong in a daring resolution which the Scotch Verdict had suddenly kindled in me--a resolution at once too sacred and too desperate to be confided, in the first instance, to any other than my husband's ear.
A very peculiar case, a very peculiar case," the Justice announced, as he began his verdict.
He gives you the official teaching on the whole subject, is precise as to rules, mentions illustrative events, quotes law cases where verdicts turned upon a point of stowage.
Honest as these men's intentions may have been, they were full of partialities and prejudices, they entered the country with their verdicts already prepared, and they could no more write dispassionately and impartially about it than they could about their own wives and children.
5 million verdict for a man who was injured while working at a trucking company in Lubbock, Texas.
Aly Ahmed and Abdel Aleem Selim had previously filed a lawsuit against Ibrahim, accusing him of refraining from carrying out two court verdict issued by the Administrative Judiciary Court, granting them EGP 25,000 each as compensation for political detention from 1994 to 1996, reported Al-Ahram.
He called for all narrative verdicts to be accompanied by a short-form verdict in future, making it easier for officials to classify the deaths.
Taking a lead from Mulayam Singh Yadav's comments that Muslims were disappointed with the verdict, more political parties and groups came forward asking the Congress to clarifying its stand on the ruling of the Allahabad High Court's special bench.
The 8000 page verdict comes after nearly 60 years of litigation on the title dispute.
The panel, however, did not reach a verdict on the lead insurer, Swiss Re International, which has $877.
That verdict followed a $3 billion verdict for a smoker in 2001 and a $4.
The Engle verdict was greeted with a less than respectful reception in much of the press.
The most that can be said in such cases is that the verdict shows that either in the acquittal or the conviction the jury did not speak their real conclusions, but that does not show that they were not convinced of the defendant's guilt.
As such, we will obviously seek to have the verdict set aside.