reasonable ground

See: likelihood
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In part the decision read: "There is no reasonable ground for interfering with the liberty of persons or the right of free contract by determining the hours of labor in the occupation of a baker."
`I do not mean to ask you to accept anything without reasonable ground for it.
The Militia of the Equilaterals was at once called out; and every Triangle suspected of Irregularity on reasonable grounds, was destroyed by Court Martial, without the formality of exact measurement by the Social Board.
I am only going, on the reasonable grounds I have mentioned, to take him back to Coketown.
She ruled that there is reasonable ground and well founded fear to have the ongoing investigations protected.Police had made a request to the court to have the legislator who is popularly known as Jaguar, detained for 14 days at Kamukunji Police Station when he was arraigned on Thursday.
'I told him that [not to go on leave] until and unless a reasonable ground to believe that his son is involved in drug use has been shown, I see no reason why chief Faeldon should go on leave,' Guevarra told reporters.
A division bench, comprising Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani, in a detailed order on the rejection of bail granted to the mall owner Rana Abdul Qayyum and CDA officials Ghulam Murtaza Malik, Khalil Ahmed and Ammar Idrees ruled that these accused 'failed to demonstrate any reasonable ground to expect for concession of bail together with placement of any material through which they can assert that they are not involved in this huge scam.'
See also Horace L Wilgus, "Arrest Without a Warrant" (1923-1924) 22 Mich L Rev 673 at 673, citing Halsbury's Laws of England, 1923 Supplement at para 1553 (notably, "if no felony has been committed by anyone, but D is suspected of having committed one, [a police officer] may arrest him on reasonable ground to believe him guilty; but [a private citizen] may not.") Certain Canadian cases have adopted such language in assessing whether the standard of reasonable grounds to believe has been met.
He needs reasonable ground and it's been heavy there lately.
The Act on Non-Regular workers came into effect from July 1, which bans unfair discrimination against non-regular workers such as fixed-term, part-time and dispatched workers (temporary agency workers) in wages and other working conditions compared with regular workers engaging in the same kind of jobs, if there is no reasonable ground.
What lawyers should be doing is to take only cases that they believe in--at the very least, insisting that their client have a reasonable ground for the claim he is making or the defense he proposes.
He had clearly acted in justifiable self-defense under state law, which provides that a person may use deadly force to resist "any attempt unlawfully to kill such person or to commit any felony upon him, or upon or in any dwelling in which such person shall be," or in defense of "one's own person or any other human being, where there shall be reasonable ground to apprehend a design to commit a felony or to do some great personal injury, and there shall be imminent danger of such design being accomplished."

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