Citations with the tag: PETITIONS

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  • The Dutch Evangelical Alliance.
     // America; 2/25/1911, Vol. 4 Issue 20, p469 

    The article reports on the protest petitioned by the Dutch Evangelical Alliance to the Queen of Holland due to some Portuguese Jesuits who were driven away from their country and sought hospitable disposition in Holland. It is indicated that the argument is too petty to earn any attention and...

  • Prop. 112 is officially certified as defeated.
     // Inside Tucson Business; 1/7/2011, Vol. 20 Issue 32, p4 

    The article reports on the move of the voters in Tucson, Arizona, to reject Proposition 112 that would changed the deadline for filing petitions for ballot initiatives.

  • Le Petit Prince (The Little Prince) (Book).
     // Windspeaker; Dec2003, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p25 

    This article focuses on the book Le Petit Prince (The Little Prince). The Little Prince, entranced the author as a child growing up in St. Boniface, Winnipeg. For a child it is a magical story of adventure and romance with visits to asteroids to meet grotesque adults and making friends with an...

  • Strabag victory.
     // International Construction; Dec2009, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p10 

    The article reports that the Russian Anti-monopoly Commission has rejected the petition filed by the Moscow Building Authority to revoke the operating licence of Strabag SE in the country.

  • Change sought in sewer plant discharge rules.
    Smith, Glynis Crawford // Burnet Bulletin (Texas); 7/29/2009, Vol. 137 Issue 30, p1A 

    The article reports on a petition to change the rules relative to releasing discharge from wastewater treatment plants into the watershed in Burnet County, Texas.

  • Judicial review of petitions.
    Farina, Cynthia // Administrative Law Review; Summer96, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p355 

    Presents a judicial review of petitions in the United States. Senate bill 343 (S. 343) concerning denial of a petition; Speculation of the impact of S. 343 on the arbitrary and capricious review in rulemaking; Expansion of the nature of the agency's obligation; Requirement of the agency to give...

  • Open-source petition.
    Farina, Cynthia // IEEE Software; Jan/Feb99, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p125 

    Focuses on a petition launched by a group of software professionals that asks the United States government to evaluate open-source software. Background on the petition.

  • Online petition calls for opt in scrapping.
    Munro, Caroline // Money Management; 2/17/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p11 

    The article reports on the online petition addressed to the minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, Bill Shorten, calling for opt in to be scrapped to ensure that advice costs were no longer embedded in the cost of investment products in Australia.

  • Gay Man Can Hold Hospital Accountable for Partner's Death.
    Ferrero, Eric // Lesbian News; Feb2003, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p12 

    Reports on various cases of homosexuals filing suit against those responsible for his or her partner's death. Details of a case in New York where a gay man sues a hospital in Manhattan, New York for his partner's death due to medical negligence; Reason why a gay men cannot sue for his partner's...

  • Liquor sales petitions fail in Meridian, Iredell.
    Ferrero, Eric // Lakelander (Whitney, TX); 2/27/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p8 

    The article reports that petitions calling for local option elections for the sale of alcohol in the cities of Meridian and Iredell in Bosque County, Texas have failed.

  • FairFuel: 4,000 signatures to go.
    Ferrero, Eric // Commercial Motor; 9/29/2011, Vol. 216 Issue 5452, p7 

    The article reports that the company FairFuelUK can trigger a full Parliamentary debate on high fuel prices if it can get just over 4,000 signatures to its government e-petition in Great Britain.

  • HILCO board recall sought.
    Ferrero, Eric // Lakelander (Whitney, TX); 6/6/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p1 

    The article reports on the petition of group of concerned HILCO Electric Cooperative members, to call for a special meeting aimed to recall four directors they allege are not acting in the best interest of the utility.

  • FairFuelUK calls for support as Chancellor dithers over duty.
    Ferrero, Eric // Commercial Motor; 2/3/2011, Vol. 214 Issue 5418, p7 

    The article presents information on FairFuelUK's petition to convince the government of Great Britain, on fuel duty rise in April 2011.

    Ferrero, Eric // American Libraries; May95, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p392 

    Reports on the number of petition signatures which Prince George's County, Maryland, Executive Wayne Curry received, in protest of a proposed 1996 fiscal year cut, that would close a number of Memorial Library System's branches. Number of names collected as of mid-April 1995.

  • 690 Philosophers Oppose Radicals, Urge Their Association to Bar Political Resolutions.
    Ferrero, Eric // American Journal of Public Health; Sep1971, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p1748 

    A letter to the editor is presented about the professional organization petition of several philosophy teachers and scholars to bar political resolutions.

  • California Fishermen Go To Court Over Island Closures.
    Ferrero, Eric // Salt Water Sportsman; Mar2003, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p42 

    Focuses on a petition filed by a coalition of commercial and recreational fishing groups against the California Fish and Game Commission and the Department of Fish and Game to halt massive closures at the Channel Islands, as of March 2003.

  • Londonderry recycling plan raises residents' hackles.
    Ferrero, Eric // New Hampshire Business Review; 9/19/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p4A 

    Focuses on the petition filed by the residents of Londonderry against the proposed recycling center in New Hampshire. Collection of solid waste; Advantages and disadvantages of recycling waste materials; Area of the facility.

  • Growth vote possible.
    James, Libby // Colorado Business Magazine; Feb98, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p51 

    Reports the possibility that a measure limiting growth in the Estes Park will go to voters for approval. Petition filed by Patrick Cipolla on building permits; Options of the town board should Cipolla obtain the required number of signature.

  • Frogs may hurdle red tape.
    Frank, Matthew // Missoula Independent; 1/28/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p7 

    The article focuses on the issue on a petition that allows the Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks (FWP) to sell three exotic wildlife species as pets.

  • Payday loan petition approved for signatures.
    Frank, Matthew // Southern Illinois Labor Tribune; 8/18/2011, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p3 

    The article reports on a statewide initiative petition launched by Missourians for Responsible Lending to cap annual interest rates at 36 percent for payday and other small loans.

  • Arizona's Secretary of State Nixes Petition for Vote on Tax Extension.
    Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer; 6/27/2012, Vol. 380 Issue 33738, p5 

    The article reports that Ken Bennett, Arizona's secretary of state, has rejected petitions for a November 6, 2012 vote regarding the extension of a one-cent sales tax, however petitioners may challenge his ruling in court.

  • Silence in the Swan.
    Coffin, Jackie // Missoula Independent; 6/14/2012, Vol. 23 Issue 24, p6 

    The article presents information on a petition regarding opposition to the salary cut of Bob Green, music director of Seeley-Swan High School and Swan Valley Elementary School in Swan River Valley, Montana.

  • CGA Objects to Alcohol-Sales Advisory.
    Coffin, Jackie // Supermarket News Exclusive Insight; 12/29/2011, p2 

    The article reports that the California Grocers Association has filed a petition for a stay on the California Alcoholic Beverage Control Industry on claims that it violates the California Administrative Procedure Act.

  • Is She or Isn't She.
    Coffin, Jackie // Inkwell; Fall2011, Issue 30, p24 

    An image of Denis Petit's painting "Is She or Isn't She" is presented.

  • Kodak files voluntary petitions for business reorganisation.
    Coffin, Jackie // Engineer (Online Edition); 1/23/2012, p8 

    A report on voluntary petitions which Eastman Kodak Company and its US subsidiaries have filed in the US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York for chapter 11 business reorganisation is presented.

  • Property assessment re-classifications merit review.
    Stawski, Steven K. // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 9/27/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 40, p12 

    The author considers petitions received by the Michigan Department of Treasury for the reclassification of property assessment across the state.

  • Petition submissions nearing 1000 mark on gas price pain and MTA anger.
    Stawski, Steven K. // Hudson Valley Business Journal; 5/9/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 19, p5 

    The article focuses on the petitions of the Hudson Valley, New York residents and members of the business community asking state elected officials to respond to the over rising gas prices and the imposed Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Commuter Tax..

    Stawski, Steven K. // Westchester County Business Journal; 11/12/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 46, p21 

    The article lists the police records regarding several petitions filed with regard to bankruptcies, pending court decisions on several cases and judgments imparted in case of various court cases as of November 12, 2012 in Westchester County, New York.

    Russell, Jack // EContent; May2004, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p7 

    Presents a letter to the editor in response to the article by Geoff Daily in the March 2004 issue, which deals with the Internet-driven petition that Apple responded to.

  • Inside This Week.
    Russell, Jack // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX); 11/4/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 44, p1 

    The article reports on the signatures on petition for an election regarding the construction of a courthouse that will cost 36 million dollars to be spend by the Commissioners Court.

    Russell, Jack // Jackson Advocate; 6/2/2011, Vol. 73 Issue 33, p16B 

    The article presents a letter of petition addressing President Barack Obama on the U.S. drug policies following the 50th anniversay of the Freedom Riders in Jackson, Mississippi.

  • Petitioners oppose Palestinian statehood.
    WIENER, ROBERT // New Jersey Jewish News; 8/18/2011, Vol. 65 Issue 33, p4 

    The article reports on the joining of the Community Relations Committee representing United Jewish Communities of MetroWest New Jersey and the Jewish Federation of Central Jersey to urge members to sign a petition against a unilaterally declared Palestinian state.

  • Amnesty want bulletproof arms treaty.
    Austin, Susan // Green Left Weekly; 6/27/2012, Issue 927, p8 

    The article presents information on the organization Amnesty International Australia's Tasmania City Group whose members dressed themselves as banana and collected signatures on a global petition to launch a campaign on against the unregulated global trade of conventional arms.

    Tresniowski, Alex; Egan, Nicole Weisensee // People; 10/4/2010, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p52 

    The article discusses the trial of alleged murderers Joshua Komisarjevsky and Steven Hayes. Hayes and Komisarjevsky have been accused of murdering Jennifer Petit, Hayley Petit and Michaela Petit, the wife and daughters of Dr. William Petit Jr. The way in which Petit has tried to honor the memory...

  • Petition to remove Gove as Secretary of State.
    Tresniowski, Alex; Egan, Nicole Weisensee // 14-19 Learning & Skills Bulletin; 2/10/2012, Issue 46, p4 

    The article reports on the petition for the removal of Michael Gove as Secretary of State for Education in Great Britain will close on February 15, 2013.

  • The CD-ROM solution.
    Vogel, Brenda // Corrections Today; Dec95, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p158 

    Part II. Discusses the advantages of computerization using CD-ROM products in law libraries. Landmark Supreme Court decision extending inmates the right to petition the courts; Costs associated with operating a law library; Guidelines establishing principle of access; Technological...

  • Wash. to appeal ruling in gay rights referendum.
    Vogel, Brenda // Gay & Lesbian Times; 9/17/2009, Issue 1134, p19 

    The article reports on the demand of Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna to hold back the names of people who signed petitions for a public vote on expanded domestic partnership benefits.

    Vogel, Brenda // Gay Community News; Mar2013, Issue 279, p8 

    The article presents information on signing of a petition by citizens of Uganda against the bill "Kill the Gays" according to which gays and lesbians could be executed for having relations with the same gender.

  • Lithuanian MPs try to stop pride parade.
    Vogel, Brenda // Between the Lines (10807551); 3/25/2010, Issue 1812, p13 

    The article reports on the petition filed by the members of Lithuania's Parliament to the Prosecution Office to stop the Vilnius city government from permitting a gay pride parade in May 2010.

  • BFC delivers biomass petition to Chancellor.
    Vogel, Brenda // Cabinet Maker; 9/21/2012, Issue 5804, p14 

    The article reports that British Furniture Confederation (BFC) has delivered a letter and petition about the adverse impact of biomass subsidies on the British furniture industry to the Chancellor George Osborne.

  • Form 1, Voluntary Petition.
    Vogel, Brenda // New Bankruptcy (9781413310252); May2009, p316 

    A voluntary petition form of the U.S. bankruptcy court for the northern district of California is presented.

  • Blackpool MP isn't giving up the casino fight.
    Vogel, Brenda // International Gaming & Wagering; Mar2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p6 

    The article reports that Joan Humble, Blackpool Member of the Parliament, has submitted a petition for signatures for a reassessment of the super-casino selection process in Great Britain. Humble hopes to enlist enough support to prevail on the Department for Culture, Media and Sport to...

  • Anti-equality foes in Washington may have names publicized, with help from local group.
    Associated Press // Bay Windows; 6/4/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 25, p18 

    The article reports that WhoSigned.Org, in partnership with Know Thy, plans to publish the names of people signing petitions online for Referendum 71, which seeks a public vote to overturn broader domestic partnerships for same-sex couples.

  • Gallaudet Official's Lawyer Speaks About Petition.
    Associated Press // Between the Lines (10807551); 10/18/2012, Issue 2042, p12 

    The article offers information on the petition signed by Angela McCaskill, chief diversity officer, Gallaudet University for which she has been placed on leave and mentions her of not being anti-gay.

  • Exercising a right of man.
    Ames, K.; Boeth, J. // Newsweek; 9/11/1989, Vol. 114 Issue 11, p48 

    Talks about aerialist Philippe Petit's 750 yard trip between Paris' Palais de Chaillot and the Eiffel Tower.

  • LGBTs hurt in public-access TV cutbacks.
    NAIR, YASMIN // Windy City Times; 3/11/2009, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p1 

    The article reports on a petition with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) filed by the Illinois chapter of the National Association of Telecommunication (NATOA) and Community Access Television (CAN TV) regarding AT&T's move to limit access to public-access programming.

  • Christian Heritage or Jesuit Pottage?
    Beck, Jerry // Advocate; 5/4/77, Issue 215, p36 

    Thomas Sweetin, a member of the Society of Jesus since 1963, was informed in December 1976 that he was refused ordination and was asked to write a letter petitioning dismissal from the Jesuits. Sweetin indicated that he was disclosing his homosexuality publicly because many homosexuals in the...

  • Supermarket wanted: community in Bristol calls for its own store.
    Phillips, Beth // Grocer; 3/10/2012, p8 

    The article reports that residents in Knowle, a suburb of Bristol, England, have submitted a 166-signature petition for the establishment of a supermarket in 2012 after the Somerfield store was closed by The Co-Op Group in February 2012.

  • NFRN online petition calls for riot justice.
    Phillips, Beth // Grocer; 3/10/2012, p10 

    The article reports that the National Federation of Retail Newsagents has launched an online petition calling for the British authorities to pay compensation to the victims of the 2011 riots.

  • 1,000 back our petition.
    Phillips, Beth // Building Design; 3/7/2008, Issue 1809, preceding p1 

    The article lists individuals who are supporting "Building Design" newspaper's petition to rescue Robin Hood Gardens housing complex, including Emily Campbell, Jean-Louis Cohen and David Chipperfield.

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