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As his wife Yulia cried during the verdict — two years and eight months — he drew a heart for her on the glass wall of his court cage.
RUSSIAN OPPOSITION LEADER NAVALNY ORDERED JAILED, CALLS ON SUPPORTERS TO KEEP PRESSURE ON PUTINISABELLE KHURSHUDYAN, ROBYN DIXONFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
While she awaited its verdict, she watched the disease ravage the world.
ON SURVIVING—AND LEAVING—PRISON DURING A PANDEMICSARAH SCOLESJANUARY 21, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Another reason, a spokeswoman for Elliott claimed, is it’s become harder to secure convictions because juries are asking for video evidence of the crime to turn a guilty verdict more than before.
MORNING REPORT: CITY ATTORNEY PROSECUTING FEWER DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASESVOICE OF SAN DIEGOJANUARY 7, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In our campaigns, no matter how hard-fought they may be, no matter how close the election may turn out to be, those who lose accept the verdict, and support those who win.
‘GRACE AND HUMOR’: THE VICE PRESIDENTS WHO CERTIFIED THEIR OWN ELECTION LOSSESGILLIAN BROCKELLJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In fact, the race is close enough that the possibility of a split verdict — most likely with Perdue winning but not Loeffler — may be higher than most people assume.
WHY A SPLIT VERDICT IN GEORGIA ISN’T THAT CRAZYNATE SILVER (NRSILVER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)DECEMBER 30, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
As the prosecutor who defended the death verdict on appeal, Angela Moore, wrote an op-ed in November arguing against the execution.
BRANDON BERNARD’S EXECUTION RAISES SERIOUS QUESTIONS ABOUT EFFICACY OF DEATH PENALTYKIRSTEN WEST SAVALIDECEMBER 11, 2020ESSENCE.COM
She is holding out hope that the verdict would allow for a potential season in the spring, right before she graduates.
SAM GORDON WENT VIRAL AS A FOOTBALL STAR. NOW SHE’S SUING TO GIVE MORE GIRLS A CHANCE TO PLAY.ROMAN STUBBSNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Screeners could reach an initial verdict in 15 seconds, Lenss said, allowing passengers to pass through at least as quickly as they can get though the TSA gate.
AN IOWA AIRPORT HAS A PLAN TO SCREEN PASSENGERS FOR THE CORONAVIRUS. IT’S BEING HELD UP BY THE FAA.IAN DUNCANNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
While the verdict left the ACA standing for now, it added potentially years of uncertainty.
WHY DEMOCRATS AND HEALTH POLICY EXPERTS BELIEVE THE BARRETT CONFIRMATION RUSH IS ABOUT GETTING RID OF THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT: 3 ESSENTIAL READSLGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 25, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Prima facie, the verdict here is less favorable than in the previous case.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 28, 2021
Choose the synonym for explosive
volatile

WORDS RELATED TO VERDICT

  • agreement
  • conviction
  • corollary
  • deduction
  • determination
  • illation
  • inference
  • opinion
  • ratiocination
  • resolution
  • resolve
  • sequitur
  • settlement
  • verdict
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