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The city is disappointed with the majority decision, but agrees with the well-written and well-reasoned dissent.
COURT STRIKES DOWN BANS ON CONVERSION THERAPY AS VIOLATIONS OF FREE SPEECHCHRIS JOHNSONNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
The report also said that the importance of China’s market had been overshadowed by political factors, such as the persecution of Uighurs in Xinjiang, the oppression of dissent in Hong Kong, and the rise of pugnacious “wolf warrior” diplomats.
IS CHINA ‘OPEN FOR BUSINESS’? BEIJING IS SENDING MIXED MESSAGESEAMONBARRETTNOVEMBER 5, 2020FORTUNE
The state prevailed here over dissent from the Supreme Court’s liberals.
FIVE SUPREME COURT RULINGS THAT SIGNAL WHAT TO EXPECT NEXTBOBBIE JOHNSONOCTOBER 30, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
No longer was my work a radical dissent from the mainstream.
MEET FOUR CRAFT CHOCOLATE MAKERS DECOLONIZING THE INDUSTRYJINJI FRASEROCTOBER 22, 2020EATER
I’m not expressing assent or dissent with the morality of that position.
TO DEMOCRATS’ FRUSTRATION, GOP PREDICTS CLEAR SAILING AS BARRETT TESTIMONY ENDSROBERT BARNES, SEUNG MIN KIM, ANN MARIMOWOCTOBER 15, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Barrett said her dissent emphasized that those currently receiving benefits were not affected by the rule.
BARRETT CONFIRMATION HEARING DAY THREE: BARRETT DECLINES TO SAY WHETHER IT’S WRONG TO SEPARATE MIGRANT CHILDREN FROM PARENTSDEREK HAWKINS, SEUNG MIN KIM, ANN MARIMOW, KAROUN DEMIRJIANOCTOBER 14, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The dissent with Vizio is purely related to the use of their data asset and its relevance to clients and partners.
VIZIO SUES MEDIAMATH OVER AN ALLEGED $900,000 IN UNPAID BILLSLARA O'REILLYOCTOBER 8, 2020DIGIDAY
She wrote a biting dissent in April, when the court voted 5 to 4 to stop some of the accommodations federal judges had allowed for Wisconsin primary voters because of the pandemic.
PENNSYLVANIA REPUBLICANS ASK SUPREME COURT TO STOP VOTING ACCOMMODATIONSROBERT BARNESSEPTEMBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Already three members on the court—Associate Justices Neil Gorsuch, Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas—have signaled they would have granted relief to Catholic Social Services in a dissent to an earlier order the court had issued.
GINSBURG’S DEATH LEAVES LGBTQ RIGHTS ON SUPREME COURT VULNERABLE TO RELIGIOUS CLAIMSCHRIS JOHNSONSEPTEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
The greatest dissents do become court opinions and gradually over time their views become the dominant view.
THE GLORIOUS RBGTRACY MORANSEPTEMBER 20, 2020OZY
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WORDS RELATED TO DISSENTING

  • agnostic
  • aporetic
  • cynical
  • dissenting
  • doubtful
  • doubting
  • dubious
  • freethinking
  • hesitating
  • incredulous
  • mistrustful
  • questioning
  • quizzical
  • scoffing
  • show-me
  • suspicious
  • unbelieving
  • unconvinced
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