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dissent

1. Christianity separation from an established church; Nonconformism
2. the voicing of a minority opinion in announcing the decision on a case at law; dissenting judgment
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The same disposition to scrutiny and dissent appeared in civil, festive, neighborly, and domestic society.
Dissenting votes are not unusual, but the frequency of dissents has varied considerably over the FOMC's history.
This article examines dissents on FOMC monetary policy votes since 1936 with two main objectives.
Others have emphasized the benefits of published dissents, including their being consistent with constitutional rights to free speech and their contribution to the evolution of law.
2) Nor does it answer the all-encompassing question of whether dissent-permitting courts of last resort, including the Supreme Court of Canada and the United States Supreme Court, should abandon the practice of publishing dissents in favour of publishing only unanimous decisions.
Larsen's nomenclature of "perpetual dissent" is similarly not adopted, as there is value in exploring the significance of those dissents that, while perhaps do not extend for the entirety of a Justice's career on the Court (like Brennan's and Marshall's), nevertheless refuse to accept a settled rule of law for some substantial period of time.
Wade, (1) but also because of his forceful dissents from many of the Rehnquist Court's right-leaning decisions in other areas.
Holmes's dissents were sites of aesthetic adaptation.
Nonetheless, there were both concurrences and dissents in the early decisions of the U.