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From his dress and arms, Wamba would have conjectured him to be one of those outlaws who had just assailed his master; but, besides that he wore no mask, the glittering baldric across his shoulder, with the rich bugle-horn which it supported, as well as the calm and commanding expression of his voice and manner, made him, notwithstanding the twilight, recognise Locksley the yeoman, who had been victorious, under such disadvantageous circumstances, in the contest for the prize of archery.
In the same hut was the scent spoor of the Belgian, too, and as both these assailed the nostrils of the ape-man, mingling one with the other, a jealous rage leaped and burned within him, though his memory held before the mirror of recollection no image of the she to which he had attached his desire.
As the two worked over the stricken man their ears were suddenly assailed by a wild commotion from the direction of the workshop.
In this case, the public respondent committed or acted with grave abuse of discretion in issuing the assailed resolution granting a TRO against an appealable decision of the Office of the Ombudsman, when jurisprudence is clear on the matter and the principle as to the nature of such Ombudsman decision is already settled.
HOW the lawyers assailed the judicial complex and the DCO office in Multan unchecked is food for thought.
Inting has rendered that "the ERC's issuance of the assailed orders is tainted with factual errors and legal absurdities," hence, the regulatory body's decision preventing the rate hikes then had been voided.
That was how human rights lawyer Jose Manuel Diokno, chairman of the Free Legal Assistance Group (Flag) described the current situation in the Philippines as he assailed the constitutionality of the policy adopted by the Philippine National Police (PNP) in implementing President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs.
Wendi came to the tycoon's aid when he was assailed by a pie-throwing protestor at his grilling in Parliament.
Summary: Paris - Pro-polisario individuals have fiercely assailed Moroccan nationals, on Saturday at the Trocadero square in Paris, injuring five, including two seriously.
Why is it that after one of the worst winters in 30 years everyone wants to pollute the atmosphere burning heaven knows what, without a thought for neighbours who might want to open their windows, hang their washing out or just sit in their gardens without being assailed by the overpowering smoke?
The army is currently searching for wanted persons who assailed nurses and staff at the Emergency division of Mount Aamel hospital in the city.
According to reports, some unidentified miscreants assailed at the people sitting at Bismillah Hotel in the colony, killing Abdun Naeem, Basheer alias Shera s/o Adam and a nine-year boy Alam s/o Qasim.