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noun bar, barrier, constraint, constriction, control, damper, determent, deterrence, deterrent, fetter, hindrance, impediment, inhibition, obstacle, obstruction, obtrusion, obviation, predisposition, presumption, prohibition, restraint, restriction, retardation, stoppage, thwarting
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PREVENTION, civil and French law. The right of a judge to take cognizance of an action over which he has concurrent jurisdiction with another judge.
     2. In Pennsylvania it has been ruled that a justice of the peace cannot take cognizance of a cause which has been previously decided by another justice. 2 Dall. 77; Id. 114.

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As a group we are encouraged that the Government has taken this step in continuing to acknowledge the importance of suicide prevention, by publishing the new strategy.
At the Seoul Forum on Suicide Prevention on September 13th, Dr Shin will encourage the adoption of good and effective suicide prevention practices.
In Manitoba, there is the Reclaiming Hope provincial youth suicide prevention strategy, (18) and a Suicide Prevention Strategy Network, which makes recommendations for policy change.
The Navy recognizes the seriousness of suicide and has developed additional training methods to help Sailors acknowledge they are front line supporters of suicide prevention efforts.
We will work with the northern health regions to adapt services aimed at Metis youth suicide prevention.
The training will focus on three areas: suicide prevention awareness, suicide intervention actions, and post grief bereavement support.
The launching of the Web site falls in the middle of the five-year $65 million National Aboriginal Youth Suicide Prevention Strategy which kicked off in early 2006.
Honouring Life Network also hosts a youth corner, notes Spendlove, "This new and innovative suicide prevention resource for Aboriginal youth was developed by Aboriginal youth to provide positive examples of how to cope with suicide-related issues.
Prieto, who volunteered to head up suicide prevention efforts, called the numbers ``horrific'' but said the agency is committed to instituting training and other intervention programs.
2-3: Dimensions of Suicide; Waterloo Region Suicide Prevention Council; www.