statement of claim


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statement of claim

n
(Law) law (in England) the first pleading made by the claimant in a civil court action showing the facts upon which he or she relies in support of the claim and the relief asked for
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24, 2015, while she was visiting Morton at his house, he threatened to skin her alive and he scraped her breasts with a box cutter, according to a statement of claim filed with the Court of Queens Bench in Saint John, N.
Tri-Star entities (Tri-Star) have served Australia Pacific LNG with a statement of claim in relation to the 2002 sale and purchase deed entered into between Oil Company of Australia Ltd (now Australia Pacific LNG Pty Ltd) and the Tri-Star entities.
In his statement of claim filed a year ago, Gravel's lawyers said LifeSite-News articles were responsible for the Vatican forcing him to choose between continuing as a member of Parliament or as a priest.
DTP advocates presented statement of claim to the Istanbul Deputy General Attorney Turan Colakkadi.
335, Statement of Claim (for Return of Stolen Property), the certificate of service shall also verify that a copy has been served on the proponent of the amendment, Deborah Schroth, Florida Legal Services, Inc.
Thomas Santiago McEvoy--who pleaded guilty to first-degree murder--is also named in the statement of claim.
1978, Borowski's lawyer, Morris Shumiatcher, filed a statement of claim to the effect that the amendment to Section 251 of the Criminal Code which, in effect, allowed abortion on demand, violated the 1960 Canadian Bill of Rights which recognized the "right to life, liberty and security of the person.

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