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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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In politics for example it is easy to see the progress of dissent.
The same disposition to scrutiny and dissent appeared in civil, festive, neighborly, and domestic society.
Instead, I'd like to draw your attention to Louis Brandeis, one of the finer, more thoughtful pens to write Supreme Court dissents.
Holmes's prescient dissents, the lone juror in Twelve Angry Men.
Whether it was justice Atkins in the Liversidge case (1941) or the dissents of justice Harlan or justice Shafi-ur-Rahman in the Zaheeruddin case/Ahmadiya case (1993) or the three dissenting judges in the Bhutto murder case (1979), dissents, like Justice Baqar's dissent, are primarily about courage of conviction and a constitutional conversation with a future court.
A judiciary that publishes dissents and concurrences serves as the exemplar of justice.
I don't see that my majority opinions are going to be undone I do hope that some of my dissents will one day be the law.
Dissenting votes are not unusual, but the frequency of dissents has varied considerably over the FOMC's history.
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.
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.