counsel against

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My father, a wise and grave man, gave me serious and excellent counsel against what he foresaw was my design.
The Pharisees went out and took counsel against Jesus to put him to death.
Mr Khan personally appeared before a two-judge bench to plead his petition along with a counsel against the call-up notices being issued to him by the NAB and placing of his name on no-fly or black list.
As for the second referendum, there are strong voices in both main parties who counsel against that - and their leaders are inclined to agree with them.
The lead judge in the tribunal, Justice Bassey Effiong, who warned counsel against time-wasting, said that the tribunal would not extend the 14-day period for the pre-hearing trial.
Siddiqui was, as the female victim always is in cases like these, subjected to character assassination, with insulting gendered allegations and personal pictures used by the Defence counsel against her in the Courts.
Martin filed a complaint with bar counsel against Ucheomumu, the opinion states.
Judge Ab Karim made the decision after listening to the arguments from both sides in the application review by the victim's wife's counsel against the order issued by the magistrate's court.
On Monday, Congress leader Jairam Ramesh demanded urged the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government to appoint a special counsel against the Adani Group after the DRI, in its findings, uncovered overvaluation of coal imports.
Pairing up with DDLN is a natural extension of that, he said.<br />"We are there to step in and help them out through whatever process they're facing," Yeretsky said.<br />He said he hopes to assist detainees by telling their stories in the role of defense counsel against government lawyers bringing actions that could lead to deportation.<br />"I feel strongly about the bigger issue about providing access to justice.
The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee said Sunday that he "would counsel against" President Donald Trump pulling the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal this week.
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