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Buckley's tail wagged vigorously for Alan Mathias, Dave Thomas and Paul Norman to turn the tables in a welcome but unavailing 15-6 points split.
Although their efforts were unavailing, there is no doubt they did all they could to try to save Mr Mitchell at considerable risk to themselves.
Without a goal in three matches, Tranmere looked to be heading for a fairly unavailing draw until James Norwood broke the deadlock deep into injury time to snatch a muchneeded victory.
In this improbable story, Herera attempted to use the Louisiana courts and, when that was unavailing, the military court system to compel De Hart, who had returned to Louisiana in January 1865, to repatriate the stolen children.
The facts charged in the Information sufficiently charge the crime of plunder; hence a motion to quash is legally unavailing to accused Reyes,' the court said.
Out of loyalty to her mum, and her dead father, she wants to stay small; and the novel is partly about her unavailing struggle to do so.
Other films directed by Bahrainis are Sadaqa, Zainab, Sorry is Unavailing, and The Unnoticeable among others.
Utilizing the work of Reinhold Niebuhr, Hedges describes the motivation that guides the actions of rebels as "sublime madness"--the state of passion that causes the rebel to engage in an unavailing fight against overwhelmingly powerful and oppressive forces.
Some students informed the RBISE authorities but all their efforts remained unavailing.
Respondents' contentions are unavailing," FINRA said, noting that evidence showed Thompson had been in charge of the marketing for three offerings --12% Notes, P Notes and PPP Notes - which allegedly contained "material misrepresentations and omissions.
He told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "The withdrawal of some of the political blocs, in reference to the withdrawal of Iraqi forces coalition and the national coalition from the House, is unavailing, because it occurred before, but was not feasible and beneficial, and these blocs returned later.
Harris added, "While the Court did not apply the test to the patent itself, it included a footnote noting pointedly that all three judges below found Nautilus's arguments against this patent unavailing.