adjourn


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close at the end of a session

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Neither House, during the Session of Congress, shall, without the Consent of the other, adjourn for more than three days, nor to any other Place than that in which the two Houses shall be sitting.
He shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union, and recommend to their Consideration such Measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient; he may, on extraordinary Occasions, convene both Houses, or either of them, and in Case of Disagreement between them, with Respect to the Time of Adjournment, he may adjourn them to such Time as he shall think proper; he shall receive Ambassadors and other public Ministers; he shall take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed, and shall Commission all the Officers of the United States.
The medical report of him declared that what little mental faculty he possessed was seriously shaken; nothing satisfactory was extracted from him at the adjourned inquest, and for aught I know to the contrary, he may never have recovered to this day.
But I was bound to appear, if called on, at the adjourned inquest, and doubly bound to answer my bail before the magistrate at Knowlesbury.
The Judges having to take part in a public demonstration out of doors, the Tribunal adjourned. The quick noise and movement of the court's emptying itself by many passages had not ceased, when Lucie stood stretching out her arms towards her husband, with nothing in her face but love and consolation.
They stood awhile consulting under the buttresses of Saint Giles; thence they adjourned to the lodgings of one of the number in North Castle Street, where (for that matter) they might have had quite as good a supper, and far better drink, than in the dangerous paradise from which they had been routed.
"The sitting is adjourned, gentlemen," said the president; "fresh inquiries will be made, and the case will be tried next session by another magistrate." As for Andrea, who was calm and more interesting than ever, he left the hall, escorted by gendarmes, who involuntarily paid him some attention.
The dance had begun, and we adjourned to the temple.
Afterwards the whole party adjourned to the theatre, altogether in an informal manner.
He prayed the court to adjourn the case until ending of Judge Muhammad Bashir's leave period.
But defence solicitor Eamonn McGeehan objected to the motion to adjourn the trial, saying it was unfair.
By the time that the session would adjourn, the board of canvassers will resume its session on Tuesday, Guia said.
He, therefore, prayed the court, presided over by His Lordship Osman Abdul-Hackeem, to adjourn the case to allow the prosecution to receive the Attorney General 's advice on the case.
Ahmed's legal counsel requested court to adjourn the hearing citing medical reasons.
'The House proposes that the meeting today will not be adjourned until 5.30pm,' Azalina said, discarding her own earlier motion which said that the 'House will not adjourn until the Anti-Fake News Bill has been deliberated and passed.'