incompetent


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incompetent

1. Law not legally qualified
2. (of rock strata, folds, etc.) yielding readily to pressure so as to undergo structural deformation
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In Sarah Evans' eyes, the whole problem with incompetent teachers isn't that they're there, it's that people are complaining about them.
Secondly we need to negotiate for the post 2011 arrangements, where we will be negotiating with the assistance of experts and technicians that don't need any help from the incompetent Kiir.
The Saudi Senior Scholars Commission has initiated serious deliberations to work out a unified regulation for issuing fatwas and prevent the rampant practice of issuing religious edicts by incompetent scholars on satellite channels and electronic websites.
In a communiquAe with Chief Justices of all High Courts, CJI Balakrishnan said: "with a view to provide that a judicial officer who is unfit, ineffective, incompetent or has doubtful integrity may be retired from service even before his continued utility is assessed in terms of directions of the Supreme Court in All India Judges Association case."
The Fourth Circuit has ruled that a similar requirement applies to defendants who have been found incompetent to be sentenced.
Medical licensing boards could still have a few doctors to provide the necessary expertise, but they should be dominated by laymen who have every reason to discipline the incompetent and none to conceal them.
After the trial, a complaint was filed with the Appraiser Certification Program at the Department asserting that Klein's appraisal was incompetent because, among other things, he had failed to use proper appraisal methods.
However, after weeks of listening to drivel like "my conscience is clear" and "I am neither incompetent nor dishonest", after weeks of listening to her Number One groupie David Blunkett, drooling over the talents of his gutless protegee and having been forced to reach for the sick bag while he gave her the kind of cuddle on the Commons front benches - which in other circumstances would have had him up on sexual harassment charges - we just couldn't stomach any more.
The intentions of the Criminally Incompetent are usually unclear, and they are blind to the destruction they cause.
Section 10.50(a) permits the DOP to censure, suspend or disbar practitioners who are shown to be incompetent or disreputable; Section 10.51 identifies specific forms of incompetent and disreputable conduct.
People asked if its financial managers were clueless, or just incompetent.
THE NATION'S AIRPORT BAGGAGE SCREENERS WERE INCOMPETENT SO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAD TO TAKE OVER.