Example sentences for: against

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  • Other stories getting lots of front and front-section space include: the federal anti-trust suit brought against Intel for allegedly withholding technical data from such companies as Digital and Compaq as punishment for not licensing their technology to the chip maker; the decision of the European Union--and soon, it's reported, of the U.S. too--to ban new investments in Serbia and to freeze its foreign assets as a sanction against Serbia for its latest military actions against Albanians in Kosovo; and the agreement by Honda and Ford to pay $24.

  • La Repubblica also said that the threats against Netanyahu's life are real and that there is "a feeling of déjà vu which is particularly bitter for people living in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv."

  • The 1996 platform goes on to say, "we have only compassion" for women who procure abortions and "our pro-life agenda does not include punitive action" against them.

  • The SEC's Battle Against Selective Disclosure

  • And has the following point been made on the Op-Ed pages: that Arianna Huffington and Warren Beatty have chosen to attack centrist Democrats as cynical sellouts who ignore American poverty just when, according to the Census Bureau, those cynical centrists are making the greatest strides against poverty that have been made in my adult lifetime?


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