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SUSPENSION. A temporary stop of a right, of a law, and the like.
     2. In times of war the habeas corpus act maybe suspended by lawful authority.
     3. There may be a suspension of an officer's duties or powers, when he is charged with crimes. Wood's Inst. 510.
     4. Suspension of a right in an estate is a partial extinguishment, or an extinguishment for a time. It differs from an extinguishment in this. A suspended right may be revived; one extinguished is absolutely dead. Bac. Ab. Extinguishment, A.
     5. The suspension of a statute for a limited time operates so as to prevent its operation for the time, but it hits not the effect of a repeal. 3 Dall. 365.

SUSPENSION, Scotch law. That form of law by which the effect of a sentence- condemnatory, that has not yet received execution, is stayed or postponed, till the cause be again considered. Ersk. Prin. L. Scotl. 4, 3, 5. Suspension is competent also, even where there is no decree, for putting a stop to any illegal act whatsoever. Id. 4, 3, 7.
     2. Letters of suspension bear the form of a summons, which contains a warrant to cite the charger, Ib.

SUSPENSION, eccl. law. An ecclesiastical censure, by which a spiritual person is either interdicted tho exercise of his ecclesiastical function, or hindered from receiving the profits of his benefice. It may be partial or total; for a limited time, or forever, when it is called deprivation or amotion. Ayl. Parerg. 501.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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TORFAEN Spent: PS200,885.77 Longest suspension: 416 days VALE OF GLAMORGAN Refusal.
As a result, a single suspension frame model was established to study the relevant dynamic characteristics of the suspension system.
Donna Campbell, R-New Braunfels, suggested providing in-school suspended students with a live video feed of what's happening in their classrooms so those students don't fall behind because of their suspensions. A representative from the liberal group Texas Appleseed said many students facing in-school suspension are put with proctors or teachers who may not teach that student's grade.
For clarity, Aamer Anwar wrote to me in July 2015 to confirm the PIRC had no powers to request the suspension of police officers.
Air suspension system is a type of active/semi-active suspension and are gradually gaining preference among automotive manufacturers as well as customers due to the performance advantages they hold over passive systems.
Tadros provides a comprehensive text on the methods that can be used to prepare suspension concentrates, control their colloid and physical stability, and assess their stability.
Currently, the control strategies of active suspension system almost involve all the branches of control theory, such as sky-hook damper control theory [2-4], fuzzy logic control [5-7], backstepping control theory [8-11], and the LQG control theory [12-14], wherein the LQG control theory is widely used.
[USPRwire, Fri Aug 30 2019] Growing two-wheeler sales coupled with worsening transport infrastructure and growing fuel prices around the world are expected to bolster the growth of the motorcycle suspension systems market.
Summary: According to the recent study, the motorcycle suspension system market is expected to register moderate growth during the forecast period owing to the increasing frequency of suspension replacement, growing population, and increased demand for comfort is expected to drive the growth of the market.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 26, 2019-: Automotive Suspension System Market by Manufacturers,Types,Regions and Applications Research Report Forecast to 2023
DILG suspends North Cotabato governor !-- -- Romina Cabrera (The Philippine Star) - August 24, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has ordered the 90-day suspension of North Cotabato Gov.
President Muhammadu Buhari has announced the suspension from office, the chairman of the Special Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property, Mr Okoi Obono-Obla.