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To initiate a lawsuit or continue a legal proceeding for the recovery of a right; to prosecute, assert a legal claim, or bring action against a particular party.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

TO SUE. To prosecute or commence legal proceedings for the purpose of recovering a right.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Creative political-institutional engineering facilitated the production of basic operational norms, pacts, integrated agreed programming, a regionalization development plan and an investment master plan, which all contributed to the institutional sustainability of the SUS and to its materiality, expressed in establishments, teams, equipment and technology.
(F1.2) Determination of PUs' and SUs' Channel Access Time.
Para finalizar, fue un hombre de familia: amo a su esposa, idolatro a sus hijos y venero a sus nietos.
This brief describes: (1) Who enrolls in distance learning courses/programs; (2) how students benefit from online enrollment and course completion; (3) whether all of the universities in the State University System (SUS) offer distance learning courses/programs; (4) how many students earn credit via distance learning; (5) describes the Florida Distance Learning Consortium; and (6) presents the distance learning degrees and certificates by institution in the SUS.