rejoinder


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rejoinder

Law (in pleading) the answer made by a defendant to the claimant's reply
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Jasper quickly looks to his nephew for his rejoinder.
To this Ralph deigned no other rejoinder than a harsh smile, and a glance at the shrivelled old creature before him, which were, however, sufficiently expressive.
Dammit did not pause for my rejoinder. Turning upon his heel, he left my presence with undignified precipitation.
What Miss Anne says, is very true," was Mr Shepherd's rejoinder, and "Oh!
On such an afternoon the various solicitors in the cause, some two or three of whom have inherited it from their fathers, who made a fortune by it, ought to be--as are they not?--ranged in a line, in a long matted well (but you might look in vain for truth at the bottom of it) between the registrar's red table and the silk gowns, with bills, cross-bills, answers, rejoinders, injunctions, affidavits, issues, references to masters, masters' reports, mountains of costly nonsense, piled before them.
The petition alleges that the animus and ill will borne within the executive towards Justice Isa has been corroborated by the rejoinder filed by Attorney General Anwar Mansoor, who appeared before the SJC as prosecutor, in which Justice Isa's conduct was alleged to be 'stealthy,' 'false,' 'misleading' and 'portraying a face of integrity, which is far removed from reality.'
The Commission's verdict that because Multimedia had already published a rejoinder from the government on the matter, it (the Multimedia) was only to publish the Commission's ruling.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): Delhi High Court on Thursday granted time to Robert Vadra to file a rejoinder on the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) reply to the petition challenging the constitutional validity of certain sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).
In a quick rejoinder, however, Governor James Ongwae claimed that all demands by the doctors had been met.
Taking the floor first, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari mounted a frontal attack on the government, triggering a scathing rejoinder from Communications Minister Murad Saeed.
In its rejoinder to the reply of the MWSS-RO on its earlier petition, Reyes and Zarate insisted that the regulatory office should study the imposition of penalties, in accordance with a resolution from the MWSS board.
In a rejoinder, Ruto through his secretary communications David Mugonyi said Sifuna's statement did not seem to have been an official word from the ODM party.