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What is unworkable, in my mind, is the continuing denial of fundamental rights to Indigenous people of this country.
Mr Bonner said the code was unworkable in a number of areas and it was "a pity that Defra couldn't just listen to the people who know about game farming".
Gillett said: "This partnership has been unworkable for some time.
From a systems approach, playing with different ways to produce the same result and substituting parts or pieces sometimes makes ideas that appear dumb or unworkable suddenly possible.
In reality, he argued, such a scheme is largely unworkable, and so the best that can be hoped for is limited government.
These are the complicated realities that make a simple one-size-fits-all, or one-test-fits-all, notion of accountability unworkable.
As of last weekend, however, the four of us have dissolved our partnership and will be continuing as Duran Duran without Andy, as we have reached a point in our relationship with him where there is an unworkable gulf between us and we can no longer effectively function together.
You don't persist in a direction that is demonstrably unworkable when you have a better course available to you,'' he said.
Travelers also say that the scheme is unworkable and has been introduced in an underhand and short notice manner.
Offering an analysis of various job positions and career-oriented implications, Men At Work will help women assessing prospective men, picking apart and excluding the unworthy and unworkable, thereby avoiding the heart-breaking process of blind chance in figuring out certain the pros and cons of certain male "breeds" through a random process of hit and miss.
Writing for the majority, Chief Justice Beverly McLachlin justified this decision by noting that "over time, courts increasingly came to recognize that morals and taste were subjective, arbitrary and unworkable in the criminal context.
While the Panel does discuss a national retail sales tax, it concluded that such a tax was unworkable.