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Middle Temple:

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collective name of the four legal societies in London that have the exclusive right of admission to the bar. These societies—Lincoln's Inn, Gray's Inn, the Inner Temple, and the Middle Temple (see also Temple, the)—date from before the 14th cent.
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district of the City of London, England. The name refers to two of the four Inns of Court, the Middle Temple and the Inner Temple. The Temple was originally the English seat of the famous order of Knights Templars.
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Rudyerd's account tells us that at the Middle Temple's revels in the 1597-98 season, the gentlemen were audience to a "ridiculous and sensless speech" by the Prince d'Amour's appointed orator.
Imran Khan's victory speech, I was struck by the wisdom and sincerity in his success,' said Maham, who is also a Harmsworth Scholar at the Honorable Society of Middle Temple in London.
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Born in Kuala Lumpur in 1952, Thomas read law at the University of Manchester before being called to the English Bar as a barrister at Middle Temple, one of the four Inns of Court, in 1974.
Sofola was called to the English Bar at Middle Temple Inn of Court, London on July 17, 1962, and enrolled at the Supreme Court of Nigeria on July 30, 1962.
He did his LLB (Honours) from the UK's Leeds University in 1979 and Bar-at-law from Middle Temple, UK, in 1980.
Quinn has held executive positions at Middle Temple and the Wellcome Trust where she redesigned business processes and systems and helped establish a sister organization in India.
Thomas Marston, eldest son and heir of William Marston of Middleton in Shropshire, was admitted to the Middle Temple. His brother William became free of the Goldsmiths Company.
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John studied at Oxford University before becoming a law student at the Middle Temple in London in 1683.
Shockingly, around the same time, the United Kingdom's future prime minister Winston Churchill ( 1940- 1945 and 1951- 1955) unflatteringly described Gandhi thus: " It is alarming and also nauseating to see Mr Gandhi, a seditious middle temple lawyer, now posing as a fakir of a type well known in the east, striding half- naked up the steps of the viceregal palace, while he is still organising and conducting a defiant campaign of civil disobedience, to parley on equal terms with the representative of the kingemperor." Significantly, the Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts, the predecessor of the Arts Council, had exhibited this portrait during World War II in 1942- 43.
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