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as it seems at first sight

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Zein issued a prima facia arrest warrant against him on charges of belonging to the armed terrorist organization (ISIS), pursuant to laws that provide the maximum penalty of death.
He concludes: "The best course of action is for the UNHCR to declare the Ashraf residents as refugees prima facia and to declare the Camp Ashraf itself as a refugee camp.
A quasi-paradox is a statement which has a prima facia self-contradictory support or an explicit contradiction, but which is not completely proven as a paradox.
He therefore could not find a prima facia question of privilege.
Since Maryland law on this issue was unsettled, the court held that Platinum had failed to demonstrate a prima facia case that no bona fide dispute existed.