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To litigate a legal controversy; to argue a lawsuit in court as an attorney; to sit in the role of a judge or jury to investigate and decide upon questions of law and fact presented in such an action.

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Tell me the story about Dyrdek trying the MegaRamp.
They do have to be legitimate numbers; you don't want to make them up, because no one recognizes them six months from now when you're still trying to resolve a payables or receivables issue.
Trying to clarify his main theme early in the work, he stresses the "wide range of behaviors" (10) available to fathers.
JOHN BALDESSARI: I like it when you see a surfer out in the water: You're trying to get beyond the land, but you keep getting returned by the waves.
What I'm talking about is the "Yoda factor," which is the difference between "trying to do CPOE" and "doing CPOE." In the "Star Wars" movies, when Jedi Knights-in-training complain that rising above their current abilities is too hard, Master Yoda admonishes them with: "Try not.
The "bad spirit" suggests rationalizations that justify what I'm doing, such as, "Others are doing the same thing." If I am trying to lead a good life, the Spirit of God encourages me, giving me greater trust, hope, and life, while the "bad spirit" introduces self-doubts, hesitations, and even scruples.
"It was the type of school where everyone was witnessing for Jesus, and I was trying so hard to fit into that culture.
You're a student leader in a group at school that is trying to encourage respect for racial and ethnic diversity.
They call "1,2,3" while raising the inside leg high and on 3, trying to kick the opponent over.
The tries came at steady intervals but the Swansea midfield got themselves into a tangle trying to get the ball out to their wings.
But some would have avoided trying out simply from fear.
back and forth, trying to show each teacher that he was very much like the other kids.