join the majority

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OKLAHOMA CITY Oklahoma could join the majority of states that have approved some kind of hemp production for industrial purposes within their boundaries.
Massachusetts is now poised to join the majority of states in adopting the best-interest-of-the-child standard for all removal matters.
I urge my Republicans colleagues to join the majority of Americans who support net neutrality and to co-sponsor my CRA resolution to reinstate the Open Internet Order.
De Lima quoted part of the investigative report titled, 'Shadow of Doubt: Probing the Supreme Court' by Maritess Vitug that claimed Velasco initially sided with Agojo and only agreed to join the majority after an 'intense discussion' with another justice.
Instead, Richardson wrote that he could not join the majority opinion that the rehearing was "improvidently granted.
For more call 09050 700 443 Sagittarius Nov 23 - Dec 21 IT'S not easy to stand up for what you believe in when there's peer pressure to join the majority.
Mr Lewis added: "This really is an exciting time for Welsh qualifi-cations as this week Cambridge University has confirmed its decision to join the majority of UK universities in recognising the value of the graded Welsh Bacc and formally using it within their admissions process.
I join the majority in rejecting the petition at this time because it does not require the Bar to raise the annual dues and the Bar has unanimously opposed the petition," Justice Pariente said in a concurring opinion in which Chief Justice Labarga concurred.
Root will join the majority of his England colleagues in returning to county cricket early next season and Gale has promised to let him make his case against the new ball.
However, neither the German nor the Zambian chimpanzees gave up their strategy to join the majority.
King said being able to join the majority was the deciding factor in his decision.
I appeal to the few protesters, whose goal is to cause this disruption, to join the majority of residents in waiting until the full public consultation stage where they will be able to help us shape the future of the borough.