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Rest

To cease motion, exertion, or labor.

In a lawsuit, a party is said to "rest," or "rest her case," when that party indicates that she has produced all the evidence that she intends to offer at that stage and submits the case either finally, or subject to the right to offer rebutting evidence after her opponent has introduced her evidence.

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Pir Naqeeb ur- Rehman led the prayer and prayed to Allah Almighty to rest her soul in eternal peace.
Muscat, May 18 (ONA)--His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of condolences to Sheikh Sabah al Ahmad al Jabir al Sabah, Emir of Kuwait on the death of Sheikha Sabah al Diaij.A A A His Majesty expressed his sincere condolences to Sheikh al Sabah, praying to the Almighty to rest her soul in peace and grant her family the patience to bear the loss.
HM expressed his condolences and sympathy to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, praying to Allah the Almighty to rest her soul in peace and grant her family patience.
5 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received a cable of condolences from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, The President of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation Executive Committee, on the demise of his sister HH Shaikha Aisha bint Salman Al Khalifa, May Allah rest her soul in eternal peace.
Muscat, April 20 (ONA) His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) on the death of the Mother of Prince Mansoor bin Mit'eb bin Abdulaziz.<p>In his cable, His Majesty expressed his sincere condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and al Saud Royal Family praying to Allah the Almighty to rest her soul in peace and grant her family the patience to bear the loss.
He prayed to Almighty Allah to rest her soul in eternal peace and grant courage to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss with fortitude The CM also visited the home of Senator Mir Wali Mohammad Badini and condoled with him over the sad demise of his niece.
Sheikh al Sabah thanked His Majesty for his sincere condolences, praying to the Almighty to mercy the deceased, rest her soul in peace and protect His Majesty against any harm.
5 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received a cable of condolences from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, the President of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO)'s Executive Committee, on the demise of HH Shaikha Aisha bint Salman Al Khalifa, may Allah the Almighty rest her soul in eternal peace.