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Withdraw, rescind, revoke, or cancel. Common usage implies an act done in a one-sided or high-handed manner, but this is not necessary to the definition.
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(6) Currently, the only constitutional authority recognized by the Supreme Court for Congress's enactment of abrogating legislation is section 5 of the Fourteenth Amendment.
The Philippines on Tuesday defended a decision by the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) to recognize Manila's 1996 air pact with Taipei after earlier abrogating it.
For that matter, with the liberation of Kuwait, the goal for which military action was authorized in the first place, now completed, even a decision of the Security Council abrogating the cease-fire arrangement would have to be followed up by a new action under Article 42 for military action to be legitimate.
Rather our task is to develop specific, tangible and practical answers to the question: "How do we use the election campaign to create the political base for abrogating NAFTA, given that doing so necessitates a fundamental challenge to capital?"
Summary: Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Aug 24 (ANI): Centre should have facilitated the opposition delegation's visit to Jammu and Kashmir to build public confidence after abrogating Article 370, said Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday.
ISLAMABAD -- Punjab Assembly in a resolution has condemned Indian atrocities in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and Indian unilateral step of abrogating the special status of Occupied Kashmir.
LAHORE -- India continue to impose strict curfew and other restrictions across the Kashmir valley on the 14th consecutive day, today, to prevent people from holding demonstrations against India's move of abrogating special status of Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir.
India scrapped the special status of Jammu and Kashmir by abrogating Article 370 of its constitution on August 5.
ISLAMABAD -- In the Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK), All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC), a Sikh representative organization, has said that the Indian leaders have committed a big blunder by abrogating the special status of the territory.
ISLAMABAD: Chairman South Asia Centre for Peace and Human Rights (SACFPHR), Professor Nazir Ahmed Shawl exposed Indian designs of abrogating the article 35-A to bring demographic change in Indian Occupied Kashmir and appealed Pakistan and world community to take immediate and appropriate steps against unlawful policies of India.
Otherwise the trial of General (r) Pervez Musharraf for abrogating the Constitution would have been a priority and he wouldn't have enjoyed the type of impunity that he has been enjoying in the recent years.
On the other side, Shahbandar stated to al-Hayat daily that his recalling to the commission is "not to investigate him, but just a private dialogue to determine the outlines of the investigations as well as submitting some advices." He added that he had informed Premier Maliki that some people were trying to have 10% commission of the deal, taking into consideration that the deal "has been stopped and a new one shall be conducted with new criteria." Earlier, Media Adviser Ali al-Mussawi stated that the deal was abrogated, but new talks will be conducted, while Defense Minister Dulaimi denied abrogating the deal.