Objection

Objection may refer to:

  • Objection (law), a motion during a trial to disallow a witness's testimony or other evidence
  • Objection (argument), used in informal logic and argument mapping
    • Inference objection, a special case of the above
    • Counterargument, in informal logic, an objection to an objection
  • Objection (Tango), a song by Shakira
  • A phrase shouted numerous times in games from the Ace Attorney series.

Other articles related to "objection, objections":

Mehmet Tarhan - Arrest and Trial
... Under Turkish law, there is no provision for conscientious objection, even though Turkey is a member of the United Nations, which acknowledges ... in a case dealing with conscientious objection ...
Confuted
... In informal logic an objection (also called expostulation or refutation), is a reason arguing against a premise, lemma, or main contention ... An objection to an objection is known as a rebuttal ...
Computing Machinery And Intelligence - Nine Common Objections
... clarified the question, Turing turned to answering it he considered the following nine common objections, which include all the major arguments ... Theological Objection This states that thinking is a function of man's immortal soul therefore, a machine cannot think ... His will providing mansions for the souls that He creates." 'Heads in the Sand' Objection "The consequences of machines thinking would be too dreadful ...
Testifying - Law
... When a witness is asked a question, the opposing attorney can raise an objection, which is a legal move to disallow an improper question to others, preferably before the witness answers, and ... question privilege vague ultimate issue testimony There may also be an objection to the answer, including non-responsive Up until the mid-20th century, in much of the United ... If an attorney failed to "take an exception" immediately after the court's ruling on the objection, he waived his client's right to appeal the issue ...
Leser V. Garnett - Case
... In a unanimous decision, the court addressed each objection in turn ... In response to the first objection, the court declared that since the Fifteenth Amendment had been accepted as valid for more than fifty years, and dealt with a similar matter (in this case, that voting rights ... In response to the second objection, the court decided that when the state legislatures ratified the amendment, they were operating in a federal capacity as laid down in the Constitution, a role which "tr ...

Famous quotes containing the word objection:

    It is obvious that rationality has been utterly lost in modern marriage: which is no objection to marriage, however, but rather to modernity.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    I have found it to be the most serious objection to coarse labors long continued, that they compelled me to eat and drink coarsely also.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    My objection to Liberalism is this—that it is the introduction into the practical business of life of the highest kind—namely, politics—of philosophical ideas instead of political principles.
    Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881)