testified to


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See: alleged
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Patsy Horan and two of his satellites testified to a most colossal aggregation of perjuries.
I testified to the effect that Jackson injured himself by neglect and carelessness, and that the company was not in any way to blame or liable.
Balls, concerts, dinners, matchboxes, ladies' dresses, beer, restaurants-- everything testified to sympathy with the Slavonic peoples.
Most of the spectators testified to having seen, on the breast of the unhappy minister, a SCARLET LETTER -- the very semblance of that worn by Hester Prynne -- imprinted in the flesh.
Erik Kleinsmith, a former Army major who supervised the data mining operation, testified to the Judiciary Committee that he had been "forced to destroy all the data, charts, and other analytical products" related to Able Danger.
The complaint most often testified to by voters, and family members and others in their presence, was that they were denied their right to vote because they "were not on the rolls"--even though some had with them their voter registration cards and identification showing their names and addresses.
In two specific instances, McChesney testified before Senator Dan Rostenkowski's Ways and Means Committee, the BOMA system of square footage measurement has been championed by Senator Howard Metzenbaum as the system for the General Services Administration to adopt for determining its own space requirements, and BOMA testified to its effectiveness before the Senator's subcommittee July 27, 1993.