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Is it not the glory of the people of America, that, whilst they have paid a decent regard to the opinions of former times and other nations, they have not suffered a blind veneration for antiquity, for custom, or for names, to overrule the suggestions of their own good sense, the knowledge of their own situation, and the lessons of their own experience?
If a pertinacious minority can control the opinion of a majority, respecting the best mode of conducting it, the majority, in order that something may be done, must conform to the views of the minority; and thus the sense of the smaller number will overrule that of the greater, and give a tone to the national proceedings.
It quoted Niloufar as saying the Judiciary had intervened to overrule her husband.
We are in no position to overrule anything the committees decide, even if we wished to.
The Bush administration asked the Supreme Court to overrule the 7th Circuit, arguing that court precedent allows taxpayers to challenge congressional aid to religion, but not executive branch actions that rely on general funds.
The all-American duel in New York lived up to expectations, with Capriati aided by a controversial overrule call as she fought back from a set down to prevail 2-6 6-4 6-4.
The all-American duel took top billing in the evening session in New York with Capriati aided by a controversial overrule call as she won 2-6 6-4 6-4.
The all-American battle took top billing in the evening session in New York and lived up to all expectations, with Capriati aided by a controversial overrule call as she fought back from a set down to prevail 2-6 6-4 6-4.
In response to accusations by the dissent contending that the majority failed to adhere to precedent and the doctrine of stare decisis, (24) Justice Taylor directly addressed the doctrine and set out a test that the court must follow in determining whether to overrule a prior decision.
He said: 'It's all about whether you should overrule the referee on the basis of what you see on video evidence.
The August decision came after Monsanto and the Brazilian government asked the court to overrule a 1998 injunction banning the seeds.
And Judge Robert Bork shocked even his allies with a proposal to allow a majority of either house of Congress to overrule federal or state court decisions.