censure against

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  • Only the National Assembly could vote on a motion of censure against the government.
  • No; after this miserable sight, never shall my lips breathe one syllable of censure against you. Cited from Willy Reilly, by William Carleton
  • Senators and Members can move motions of censure against the government or against individual ministers.
  • Both houses of the Quebec legislature passed motions of censure against the lieutenant-governor.
  • Some who read this may think that I was very weak to let a hastily uttered censure against a careless child trouble me. Cited from Home Scenes, and Home Influence, T.S. Arthur
  • Salgath got a motion of censure against the Management recognized. Cited from Time Crime, by H. Beam Piper
  • Nine days later Giles brought forward nine resolutions of censure against the Secretary of the Treasury. Cited from The Conqueror, by Gertrude Franklin Atherton
  • Soon, divisions within the government grew, and Aubame resigned from his position and filed a motion of censure against the government.
  • Soon, divisions grew within the government, and Aubame resigned from his position and filed a motion of censure against the government.
  • Public feeling grew strong against them, and at last the Congregational ministers of Massachusetts saw proper to pass a resolution of censure against the sisters! Cited from The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 3, by Various
  • As a result, the Windham Association passed a vote of censure against the seceders. Cited from Religious Liberty in Connecticut, by M. L. Greene
  • Grey and Jervis' enemies proposed a vote of censure against the General and Admiral.
  • Following the vote of censure against him Sir John Austin decided to resign his seat and appeal directly to his constituents on the points at issue.
  • This they have done in a remarkable degree, so much so, with all the prejudice against free negroes, there never has been the least ground for charge or censure against any one of them. Cited from The Journal of Negro History, Volume 3, 1918, by Various
  • The latter continued to urge his censures against the archbishop, who, destitute of all aid, determined to surrender and withdraw the acts. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 25, Ed. by Blair & Robertson
  • A resolution of censure against Cunningham was proposed by Nowell at a later meeting; it was referred to a committee.
  • The censure against procuring abortion has roots in the attitude of the early Church, shown in the very early Didache.
  • Throughout the whole of the five lustres I have named, he was never heard to whisper a censure against government, let its measures, or the character of its administration, be what it would. Cited from The Monikins, by J. Fenimore Cooper
  • When this letter was ignored and a motion of censure against the national committee was mocked, many clubs walked out of the conference and the clubs have held meetings to disaffiliate.
  • There is a cast of manners peculiar and becoming to each age, sex, and profession; one, therefore, should not throw out illiberal and commonplace censures against another. Cited from World's Best Literature, Ancient & Modern, Vol. 4, by C. D. Warner
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