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Plurality

In an election with three or more choices, the choice that receives the most votes without attaining 50%. For example, in an election in which Candidate A receives 35% of the vote, Candidate B receives 20%, and Candidate C receives 45%, Candidate C wins with a plurality of the vote.
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85) Justice Breyer's opinion, joined by Justice Kagan, appeared to invoke no principled methodology at all, other than to announce that intermediate scrutiny was the proper standard, (86) Justice Kennedy's plurality opinion at times seemed grounded entirely in the "categorical" approach, yet at other times appeared to apply something akin to the analysis commonly associated with "strict scrutiny," while borrowing language commonly associated with "intermediate scrutiny.
Labour leader Ed Miliband has suggested media mogul Rupert Murdoch should be forced to sell off one of his newspapers in order to increase plurality in the British media.
IN RECENT PROXY SEASONS, shareholders have successfully campaigned at many public companies to institute majority voting for the election of directors as a replacement for plurality voting.
Our postmodern and fragmented world lays bare the question of how religious discourse and practice are to be pursued in the context of religious plurality.
In the wake of findings from media regulator Ofcom, Hunt said the proposed takeover might be against the public interest in media plurality and he was minded to refer it to the Competition Commission.
In the wake of findings from media regulator Ofcom, Mr Hunt said the proposed takeover might be against the public interest in media plurality, and he was minded to refer it to the Competition Commission.
Mr Cable stepped in on public interest grounds over media plurality following mounting pressure from rival media groups after Rupert Murdoch's News Corp made an offer for the 61 per cent of BSkyB that it does not already own.
She said: "We welcome the fact the Business Secretary has issued an intervention notice requiring Ofcom to investigate the public interest concerns of media plurality arising from News Corpopower ration's proposal to take over BSkyB.
Mr Cable said he was acting on public interest grounds over media plurality by referring the bid to regulator Ofcom.
At the first test, it cast a plurality of 600 votes for Christian Wulff, Merkel's nominee.
SAN JOSE, California and NETANYA, Israel, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Plurality Ltd.
His masterwork, Conversations on the Plurality of Worlds, consisted of dialogs with the Marquise, an inquisitive woman to whom he explained the latest findings and speculations of science, with special attention to the prospects for life on the moon or elsewhere in the cosmos.