Examples of pleading in a Sentence
I'm tired of their begging and pleading.
Despite our pleadings to be allowed to leave, they kept us there for several more hours.
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For all their pleading to be as native to Assam as their killers, Mr Nath and Mr Das were seen as outsiders.
Wes Adams, Anne Arundel County state's attorney, asked the Court of Appeals on Wednesday to seal the pleading that Ramos filed on the day of the shooting.
Wes Adams, Anne Arundel County state’s attorney, asked the Court of Appeals on Wednesday to seal the pleading that Ramos filed on the day of the shooting.
Nothing in this outline limits or precludes the parties from raising issues fairly within the pleadings or appropriate defenses.
In court pleadings, the university argued that Olive’s lawsuit must be dismissed because the public institution has sovereign immunity.
In 2014, the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence sued a Missouri gun dealer who allegedly sold a gun to a severely mentally ill woman — over the explicit pleading and warning of the woman’s mother.
And while not every girl was lucky enough to score one for Christmas, her Bat Mitzvah, or via relentless parental pleading, the bag established Spade’s brand in the minds of women, young and old, as something to strive for.
In 22 pages of handwritten and typed pleadings, the 50-year-old Philippe sued former U.S. ambassadors to Haiti, federal prosecutors involved in his criminal case and unknown agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration.
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PLEADING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pleading for English Language Learners
: the act of asking for something in a serious and emotional way
law : one of the formal, usually written statements made by the two sides of a legal case in a court of law
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