in dispute

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He stressing that the protesters are in dispute with the government, not with the Shia our brothers in Islam.
A pal said the mum had been in dispute with her neighbour for 18 months after a series of break-ins at her home.
If an insurer willingly binds itself to the determination of this expert, one serving as both an expert in claims and in dispute resolution, a good argument can be made that this offers protection against any possible UCSP violation.