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speculative. In referring to interrogatories in England, or diligence in Scotland, it means that the purpose of obtaining the powers to inquire or search is not known; rather it is hoped that once granted something will turn up. Courts generally do not grant such orders.
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One of the earliest and most prolific sport fishermen in the Florida Straits, Hemingway lived in Cuba from 1939 to 1960 in a villa on lush, orchard-filled grounds in the village of San Francisco de Paula on the southeast edge of Havana.
At Pyramid Lake is more than an environmental and legal history, however; it's also a cultural history, chronicling how the lake has drawn artists, poets, sport fishermen, tourists, Hollywood filmmakers, and more to its shores.
"It's all about 'trophy trout' fishing," he added, referring to putting sport fishermen who want to catch the biggest fish ahead of anglers who just want to enjoy the sport and put some fresh food on the table.
A retired legislative aide, Peterson was among a group of commercial and sport fishermen that recently lobbied Congress for increased restoration funding.
Although cobia is highly prized by sport fishermen, there is no directed fishery for the species because they swim alone instead of in schools.
The powerful game fish, which can weigh more than 100 kilograms (220 pounds), is mainly found in the waters of the Atlantic Ocean, a prized catch among avid sport fishermen.
not for experienced sport fishermen only," said Robert Woodfield part of the organising team.
At once hilarious and moving, [i]Erased[/i] is the story of a sonas sustained love for an unreliable parent in an increasingly bizarre world of lady bikers, brawling philanthropists, and sport fishermen.
Much of Baja California is sparsely populated desert and mountains that are popular with nature lovers, surfers, sport fishermen and retirees.
Piloteiros and sport fishermen also helped by collecting stomachs with food in the Chane region and sending them to us for analysis together with capture place and size.
While some sport fishermen enjoy eating their catch, King mackerel that are over 33 inches long are not recommended for consumption because of their higher mercury levels.
At the waterfront, Wabigoon Lake has always been a popular place for boaters, sport fishermen and wind surfers.