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Juris

[Latin, Of right; of law.] A phrase that serves as the root for diverse terms and phrases dealing with the law; for example, jurisdiction, Jurisprudence, or jurist.

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Fry earned his juris doctor from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law and his bachelor's from Baylor University.
According to police records from the Orland Park Police Department, Juris was charged in April 2011 for retail theft after being busted with $288 worth of stolen clothing in her purse.
Like Juris and Princess, his first concert in Qatar won the hearts of scores of OFWs - both young and old - thanks to his simple yet charming performance.
Methodologically, Juris practises "militant ethnography," an approach that stresses "1) collective reflection and visioning about movement practices, logics, and emerging cultural and political models; 2) collective analysis of broader social processes and power relations that affect strategic and tactical decision making; and 3) collective ethnographic reflection about diverse movement networks, how they interact and how they might better relate to collective constituencies.
Gastronomic treat: Latvian chefs Gints Aizupietis (left) and Juris Kuligins (right) with Simpsons executive chef Luke Tipping at the Edgbaston restaurant.
The Bronx-born Juris previously worked his rebranding magic at Fuse and American Movie Classics, where he developed LGBT programming such as Out of the Closet, Off the Screen: The Life of William Haines, AMC's documentary about one of Hollywood's first openly gay actors.
Hegna earned her juris doctorate degree at Willamette University and has focused on labor, employment and benefits law and commercial litigation.
CHRIS Gould's claims about Corpus Juris are completely wrong (Letters, November 15).
They are also available on the Juris International web site (http://www.
All of this is what Marc Juris, executive producer of AMC's ``Hollywood Fashion Machine,'' calls a reliance on partnerships to help exploit the underlying value of the entertainment industry's ability to set trends.
A Juris Doctor graduate of the University of Iowa College of Law and a member of the bar since 1965, Willeke served in Vietnam and then worked on Wall Street before forming his own law firm, Willeke & Daniels, in Minneapolis, specializing in corporate, partnership, securities, and general business law.
American Lawyers Public Image Association (ALPIA) Creates Juris Pride(TM) Award Just to Name Hanks Inaugural Honoree