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The Court ruled that the application was manifestly ill-founded and should be rejected, and unanimously declared the application inadmissible.
"The court therefore considered his complaint to be manifestly ill-founded pursuant to Article 35 of the Convention and declared the application inadmissible."
CRITICISM of the new pounds 172m Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr Hospital in Ystrad Mynach as a "cottage hospital" is ill-founded, says Plaid Cymru AM Lindsay Whittle.
His friends from MOWLL played themselves, showing how they were exposed to bullying and ridicule because of ill-founded prejudices.
While these assumptions can prove useful within queer communities as shorthand for lesbian cruising, we should be careful not to ground them in the world at large as they are often ill-founded and politically misaligned--re-asserting a gendered binary based on heteronormative codes." Very heady.
The possibility of further economic turbulence is not ill-founded. Local Government must be well placed to be able to provide options for employment and spade-ready developments.
These figures alone should tell Mr McNamara that his criticism is ill-founded.
This ham-fisted approach of demanding 30pc seems a favoured business stratagem so by applying for a 30pc increase, they are using ill-founded logic that end users will eventually settle for 15pc, whereas if they had asked for a 15pc increase in the first place, they would have to settle for even less.
Debbie Purdy's demand that the government do more is ill-founded. She wants her husband to be granted prior exemption from the law, not clarification of it, and nobody can be given that privilege.
Those claims proved ill-founded when the weather proved more changeable than predicted, and the organisation was forced to eat its words, for the third summer in a row.
One of the key reasons for the poor use of bluetongue vaccine appears to be ill-founded complacency about the high ongoing risk posed by the disease, made worse by unsubstantiated rumours about the safety of the vaccine.
He said it was "an ill-founded allegation," To claim surgeries needed protecting.