Ruling

  • (noun): The reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself).
    Synonyms: opinion
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Some articles on ruling:

Church Of Scientology V. Gerald Armstrong - Ruling
... Background The COS filed an appeal seeking to overturn prior orders (1) dismissing its claims against Armstrong and (2) ordering that the court records in previous litigation be unsealed ... (Armstrong, 232 Cal ...
Mc Collum V. Board Of Education - Subsequent Developments
... The Supreme Court's ruling remanded the case to the Illinois high court for relief consistent with the federal ruling ... The 6 to 3 ruling in the later case held that a New York program allowing religious education during the school day was permissible, because it did not use public school facilities or public funds ...
Criticism Of The Pledge Of Allegiance - 2005 District Ruling
... Circuit and filed a brief that declared, " object to the ruling that the pledge violates any part of the Establishment Clause." Derek Gaubatz, Director of Litigation for the Becket ...
Michael Mukasey - Judicial Career
... Mukasey also heard the trial of Jose Padilla, ruling that the U.S ... of screener copies of films during awards season, ruling that the ban was likely an unlawful restraint of trade unfair to independent filmmakers ... In so ruling, Mukasey gave deference to "a federal executive branch policy favoring voluntary resolution of Holocaust-era insurance claims." ...
Protect America Act Of 2007 - FISC Ruling, January 2009
... Intelligence Surveillance Court of Review ruling was made in favor of the warrantless wiretapping role of the Protect America Act 2007, in a heavily redacted opinion released on January 15 ...

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Famous quotes containing the word ruling:

    The ideas of the ruling class are in every epoch the ruling ideas, i.e. the class which is the ruling material force of society, is at the same time its ruling intellectual force.
    Karl Marx (1818–1883)

    When a man gives himself up to the government of a ruling passion,—or, in other words, when his HOBBY-HORSE grows head- strong,—farewell cool reason and fair discretion.
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)

    We are the only class in history that has been left to fight its battles alone, unaided by the ruling powers. White labor and the freed black men had their champions, but where are ours?
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815–1902)