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verb (used with object)
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He signed up to lead a global company, but there wouldn’t be a lot of development for TikTok at the moment—just wrangling with lawyers and the government.TikTok’s most vocal defender is now its new interim CEO|Naomi Xu Elegant|August 27, 2020|Fortune
Alaska is one of eight states where the governor appoints an attorney to become the public’s top lawyer.Alaska’s Attorney General on Unpaid Leave After Sending Hundreds of “Uncomfortable” Texts to a Young Colleague|by Kyle Hopkins, Anchorage Daily News|August 25, 2020|ProPublica
That is “really asking us to require that consumers pay more than they should,” Epic’s lawyer Katherine Forrest said.
Badolato and his lawyer did not respond to emails requesting comment.Federal Prosecutors Have Steve Bannon’s Murky Nonprofit in Their Sights|by Yeganeh Torbati|August 24, 2020|ProPublica
She’s a lawyer and sociologist at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY.A robot referee can really keep its ‘eye’ on the ball|Kathryn Hulick|August 20, 2020|Science News For Students
He first rose to prominence as a lawyer in Queens, who settled a boiling racial dispute over public housing in Forest Hills.Mario Cuomo: An OK Governor, but a Far Better Person|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“At worst, Eric picked up a garbage can, was told by police to put it down, and did,” his lawyer, Martin Stoler, insisted.
Another step is to require a lawyer or advocate present during questioning of people with ID.How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Case in point: when Loertscher was brought to court in Wisconsin, her 14-week-old fetus was granted a lawyer, but she was not.States Slap Pregnant Women With Harsher Jail Sentences|Emily Shire|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jackson declined to comment on the case, saying it was at the behest of his lawyer.
With a shudder of disgust the lawyer went into the dining room and closed the door into the kitchen.The Troll Garden and Selected Stories|Willa Cather
I want you to come ashore with me and find out for yourself from my lawyer that you can depend on the money.The White Blackbird|Hudson Douglas
He was a lawyer and knew the general inappropriateness and inadmissibility of a leading question.The Storm Centre|Charles Egbert Craddock
"Always providing Lieutenant Fraser consents to the arrangement," the lawyer added smoothly.A Texas Ranger|William MacLeod Raine
Leaving the Captain and the veteran as temporary guards, he sallied forth, followed by the lawyer and the two parsons.Two Knapsacks|John Campbell