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"I beg of your majesty, then," said Athos, calmly and not replying to Mazarin, "to quash these arrests of Messieurs d'Artagnan and du Vallon."
Once denounced, and on such grave grounds as had just now been suggested to his mind, he foresaw that the dreadful woman of whose unrelenting character he had seen many proofs, would produce against him that fatal register, and would quash his last chance of life.
Let 'em quash every pocket borough to-morrow, and bring in every mushroom town in the kingdom--they'll only increase the expense of getting into Parliament.
New Delhi [India], Sept 2 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday declined to entertain the special leave petitions (SLPs) seeking to quash the investigation against Nationalist Congress Party leader Ajit Pawar and other accused in the Maharashtra State Co-operative Bank (MSCB) scam of more than Rs 5,000 crore.A two-judge bench of the apex court, headed by Justice Arun Mishra and comprising Justice M R Shah, refused to interfere with the petitions filed by more than 50 accused, including Ajit Pawar, challenging the Bombay High Court judgement, which had ordered the state police to conduct "free and fair" probe in the case.
Mr Abrahams said while Section 147 of the Criminal Procedure and Evidence Act empowers the court to quash the charges and free the accused, it should be read along with section 148 which he said provides for such an option only when the accused were already facing trial.
In dismissing the motion to quash, Judge Rainelda Estacio-Montessa of the Manila RTC Branch 46 ruled that online publishers could be sued within 12 years of the publication of an allegedly libelous report.
Diokno said that this was contained in the motion to quash they filed before the court earlier this week.
The anti-graft court denied their motion to quash on June 18 this year, and they filed his motion for reconsideration on July 9.
Evans, who is standing trial on a fresh five-count charge bordering on conspiracy to kidnap, kidnapping and attempted murder, had on May 25 asked the court to quash all the charges filed against him.
Mohil took the stance that under Article 40 of the Constitution, thequota system was imposed for forty years and the term was completed on August 14, 2013.He requested the bench to quash the quota system in CSS examinations so that all candidates could be appointed on merits.Subsequently, the bench issued notices to the respondents, seeking their reply as it adjourned the hearing.
The Rs1.2 billion Hudaibiya Paper Mills case, involving money laundering charges against the Sharif family, was initiated by NAB in 2000 but quashed by the Lahore High Court (LHC) in 2014.