LeBow made history in 1996, when, under his guidance, Brooke's Liggett tobacco subsidiary broke ranks
with the rest of the industry and became the first tobacco company to settle smoking-related litigation.
Lieutenant General Freddie Viggers broke ranks
to attack cramped and decaying living quarters.
After swapping Westminster for Holyrood Chisholm, 57, broke ranks
again when he urged Gordon Brown not to cut income tax.
Late last year, Glendale Councilman David Weaver broke ranks
and said he and his Glendale council colleagues need to get involved in working toward a solution.
However, as the vote demonstrates, some local business agents broke ranks
with their national leaders and urged their members to reject the offers.
Stephen Nickell broke ranks
with his colleagues to vote in favour of a quarter-point cut in interest rates to 4.
DOWNING Street planned to threaten the Tories with "a Bush price to pay" if they broke ranks
over the war in Iraq, it was claimed yesterday.
The city of Burbank is also hoping for some council support for Weaver, who last year broke ranks
with his four colleagues and said he was sympathetic to Burbank's problem with jet noise at Burbank Airport.
Comparing Mr Morrison to other Government experts who broke ranks
over the WMD claims, he said: "These are honest, hard-working servants of the state, well used to not breaking ranks and now they have.
Sir William Kerr Fraser, ex-permanent secretary to the Scottish Office, likened him to Ministers in John Major's government who broke ranks
CHEAPER cars could be in Britain within weeks after the first big motor manufacturer broke ranks
Only one Democrat, Russ Feingold of Wisconsin, broke ranks
on both issues, leading to splits of 56-44 in favor of the prosecution.
The pilot of a military attack plane who inexplicably broke ranks
and disappeared during a training mission last week appeared to have been in control of the craft to the very end of its 90-minute flight from the Arizona desert to the Colorado Rockies, mystified Air Force officials said Friday.
MOTORISTS who avoid building up penalty points on their driving licences will benefit from reduced premiums from later in the year, after one insurer broke ranks
with the rest to offer discounts.
On Thursday night, Scarborough and 10 other Republicans broke ranks
with the House leadership and blocked a $22 million increase in financing for 19 House committees, including one that is to investigate campaign financing.