Examples of rescission in a Sentence
the judge ruled that the town's rescission of the contract was justified due the contractor's repeated failures to meet its obligations
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The rescission is coming because too much of the conversation has been driven by Men’s Rights groups and other rape denialists who claim that the pendulum has swung too far in protecting the rights of victims (often women).
On Tuesday, a federal judge ordered the Trump administration to reveal internal deliberative documents that went into the decision to rescind the DACA program, a partial victory for groups challenging the rescission in a California federal court.
Then, the Order compares this amount to prior spending levels, specifically spending authorized in the prior fiscal year, FY 2017, which was $18.3 billion (subsequent rescissions reduced actual spending to keep it in line with actual revenue).
Those who have been hurt by Trump’s Muslim travel ban efforts and his DACA rescission have garnered a good deal of deserved media attention.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward and fellow NBA star LeBron James quickly came to Curry's defense after Trump tweeted a rescission of the Golden State Warriors' invitation to visit the White House.
Earlier this week, attorneys general from 15 blue states and D.C. filed a suit asking a federal judge to strike down Trump's rescission of DACA.
Council members Turner and Evert Wolsheimer favored rescission.
But the Supreme Court held that the rescission of treaties is left to the political process and not for judicial involvement.
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Origin and Etymology of rescission
First Known Use: 1594See Words from the same year
Synonymsabandonment, abortion, calling, calling off, dropping, recall, recision, repeal, cancellation, revocation
Related Wordsannulment, invalidation, neutralization, nullification, voidance; abolishment, abolition, ending, halting, stopping, termination; giving up, relinquishment, surrender; reversal, rollback
Near Antonymsbeginning, commencement, initiation; engagement, undertaking
legal Definition of rescission
rescissoryplay \ri-ˈsi-zə-rē, -ˈsi-sə-\ adjective
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