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  Department of Clinical Sciences - Duncan Lascelles
Kukanich B, Lascelles BDX and Papich M. (2005) Validation of a high pressure liquid chromatography and florescence polarization immunoassay for the determination of methadone in canine plasma.
Lascelles BDX, Monnet E, Liptak J, Johnson J and Dernell W. (2003) Surgical treatment of right-sided renal lymphoma with invasion of the caudal vena cava.
Lascelles BDX (1997) Analgesia in cats, In Practice, April 1997.
www.cvm.ncsu.edu /docs/duncan_lascelles.html   (1501 words)

 Lascelles Principles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Lascelles Principles are a constitutional convention in the United Kingdom describing the circumstances under which a monarch may refuse a request from a Prime Minister for the dissolution of Parliament.
The Lascelles principles are that the monarch could refuse a dissolution if "the existing Parliament was still vital, viable, and capable of doing its job" or if the monarch "could rely on finding another prime minister who could govern for a reasonable period with a working majority in the House of Commons."
The Lascelles Principles are notable in that their formal statement was not incorporated in any governmental document, but rather were in the form of a letter in 1951 to the editor of The Times by Sir Alan Lascelles, writing under the pseudonym Senex.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lascelles_Principles   (176 words)

 Abercrombie Lascelles: Free Encyclopedia Articles at Questia.com Online Library
Typical was Lascelles Abercrombie, Thomas Hardy: A Critical Study.
This was a nest of native singing birds, the Dymock Poets - Lascelles Abercrombie, Wilfrid Gibson, Edward Thomas, Rupert Brooke, John Drinkwater, and one visiting American migrant songbird, Robert...
Created by acclaimed sculptor Herbert Tyson Smith and featuring a dedication by Liverpool poet Lascelles Abercrombie, the monument is regarded as one of the finest war memorials in the country.
www.questia.com /library/encyclopedia/abercrombie-lascelles.jsp?l=A   (818 words)

 Jamaica Gleaner - Pros and cons of high dividend payouts - Sunday | April 14, 2002
The operating principles of Lascelles, de Mercado and Company come closest to the Berkshire/Buffett business philosophy.
Lascelles is at the bottom of the list of the JSE's 13, consecutive five-year dividend payers, having paid out a mere $10.4 million or 0.53 per cent of after tax profit for the period, while being first in share price appreciation.
"Lascelles is strictly a growth oriented company," said managing director Billy McConnell.
www.jamaica-gleaner.com /gleaner/20020414/business/business2.html   (875 words)

 Parliament of the United Kingdom
The principle of ministerial responsibility to the lower House did not develop until the 19th century — the House of Lords was superior to the House of Commons both in theory and in practice.
At the second reading, the general principles of the bill are debated, and the House may vote to reject the bill, by not passing the motion "That the Bill be now read a second time".
The humanist philosophers looked for secular principles on which society could be organized, as opposed to the concentration of political power in the hands of the Church.
libraryoflibrary.com /E_n_c_p_d_Parliament_of_the_United_Kingdom.html   (9967 words)

 Seeking a See (1984)
Henry Lascelles Jenner was born at Chislehurst in Kent, in 1820, and was the seventh of the eight sons of Herbert Jenner, later Sir Herbert Jenner-Fust, one of the best-known and most influential Anglican layman in modern times.
Henry Lascelles Jenner was ordained Deacon by the Archbishop of Canterbury on 11 June, 1843, and Priest by the Bishop of Ely on 9 June, 1844.
Henry Lascelles Jenner was possessed of a singularly fine tenor voice, and he had great taste in music which he read with ease at sight.
anglicanhistory.org /nz/jenner/seeking/intro.html   (19715 words)

 Constitutional convention (political custom) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Lascelles Principles in 1951 informally outlined the principles and issues that might lead to a refusal of a dissolution.)
Mostly, they aim to reconcile the democratic principle of majority rule with the need to achieve consensus in a nation that is much more heterogeneous in many respects than other nation-states.
The government is a body of equals composed in political proportion to the weight of the various factions in Parliament; this creates a permanent grand coalition.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Constitutional_convention_(political_custom)   (1639 words)

I bear in mind the presumption in favour of the propounder of the will that it was duly executed, that the testator was of sound mind, memory and understanding and knew and approved the contents of the will.
I bear in mind also the principles on which an appellate court acts where a trial judge's decision is based on his assessment of the credibility of a witness.
Those principles were stated by Lord Thankerton in Wait (or Thomas) v.
www.belizelaw.org /judgements/april_2003/7_of_1992.html   (1521 words)

 Hercules Langrishe: Irish Catholic emancipationist or self-serving politician?
It may not be surprising that Langrishe offered the government his support on such matters as it would have been rather lucrative for him to do so.
Since his rental in 1800 was worth only £525, 18 shillings and threepence, the government offices must have been a welcome additional source of income (indeed, he received £1,000 per annum as a revenue commissioner and a further yearly sum of £1,000 as an excise commissioner, according to Lascelles [1824, part iii, pp.
LASCELLES, Rowley (1824) Liber munerum publicorum Hiberniae, or the establishments of Ireland, from the nineteenth of King Stephen to the seventh of George IV, during a period of six hundred and seventy-five years.
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 Parliament of the United Kingdom - Article from FactBug.org - the fast Wikipedia mirror site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The principle of ministerial responsibility to the Lower House did not develop until the nineteenth century.
At the next stage, the second reading, the general principles of the bill are debated.
Note, however, that these conditions and principles are merely informal conventions; it is possible, though highly improbable, for the Sovereign to refuse a dissolution for no reason at all.
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 The Just Society: So how do you topple a government without triggering a dissolution?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The only extant constitutional convention to address whether a falling Prime Minister can justly be denied a dissolution of parliament - and an election - are the Lascelles Principles, drafted in 1951 in the United Kingdom by a civil servant writing to the Times.
It would likely be very risky for the Liberal Party to defeat the Conservatives and win the tainted chalice of an extremely shaky minority through constitutional sleight of hand - but perhaps less harmful than the snap general election which Harper may be planning to win a majority with.
The Lascelles Principles may be one tool we can use to give the Liberal opposition credibility as it does battle against the Conservative agenda.
www.thejustsociety.ca /2006/04/so-how-do-you-topple-government.html   (588 words)

 Literary Encyclopedia: Lascelles Abercrombie
Lascelles Abercrombie was born on January 9 1881, in Cheshire.
He was a prolific scholar, and a long string of books included The Theory of Poetry (1922), The Idea of Great Poetry (1925), Colloquial Language in Literature (1931) and Principles of Literary Criticism (1932).
While wholeheartedly approving the changes in pitch and content brought to poetry by his own Georgian generation, Abercrombie stopped well short of Modernism in his outlook, professing an allegiance to older and more humanistic principles.
www.litencyc.com /php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=4981   (517 words)

 The Just Society: How to topple a gov't - Part 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
I blogged yesterday about the Lascelles Principles and how they might prevent Stephen Harper from manipulating the 39th parliament into becoming, effectively, a cynical campaign tool of the Conservative Party
They can make that argument in a crisis, when all quibbling will be partisan; but they cannot make it now.
The Principles are, as they say, merely common sense; when there are multiple viable governments in a parliament, it is ludicrous to just hand Harper his political goals (at the costs of hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars) the first time he fabricates a deadlock.
www.thejustsociety.ca /2006/04/how-to-topple-govt-part-2.html   (412 words)

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Defendants next argue that the arbitrator had no authority to order any disbursements from the escrow agreement.
An arbitrator has exceeded his power when he acts beyond the material terms of the contract from which he draws his authority or acts in contravention of controlling principles of law.
2 Although a copy of the escrow agreement between Dr. Lascelles Pinnock and First Metropolitan Title Company was attached as exhibit 7 to appellee's brief on appeal, it was never placed before the trial court.
www.michbar.org /opinions/appeals/1999/111299/5573.html   (1096 words)

 Brujula.Net - Your Latin Stating Point   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
second reading, the general principles of the bill are debated.
Lord Advocate as Lord President of the Court of Session, he stated, "the principle of unlimited sovereignty of Parliament is a distinctively English principle and has no counterpart in Scottish constitutional law." He continued, "Considering that the
Union legislation extinguished the Parliaments of Scotland and England and replaced them by a new Parliament, I have difficulty in seeing why the new Parliament of Great Britain must inherit all the peculiar characteristics of the English Parliament but none of the Scottish." Nevertheless, he did not give a conclusive opinion on the subject.
www.brujula.net /english/wiki/Parliament_of_the_United_Kingdom.html   (5732 words)

 Pikle - The Diary Junction - Alan Lascelles
Lascelles, Alan ___ 1887-1981 ___ British ___ soldier, civilservant
Lascelles studied at Oxford, served as a cavalry officer in the Bedford Yeomanry during the First World War, and then joined the staff of the Prince of Wales.
Also, he seems to have given his name to the Lascelles Principles which informally outlines the principles and issues that might lead to a sovereign refusing a dissolution of Parliament (because he wrote them down in a letter to 'The Times').
www.pikle.demon.co.uk /diaryjunction/data/lascelles.html   (349 words)

 The Project Gutenberg eBook of The Epic: an Essay, by Lascelles Abercrombie.
The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Epic, by Lascelles Abercrombie This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.
That is not on account of its "kennings"—the strange device by which early popular poetry (Hesiod is another instance) tries to liberate and master the magic of words.
Alliteration proves a somewhat dangerous principle; it seems mainly responsible for the way the poet makes his sentences by piling up clauses, like shooting a load of stones out of a cart.
www2.cddc.vt.edu /gutenberg/1/0/7/1/10716/10716-h/10716-h.htm   (19491 words)

 Westminster System - the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Either action is likely to bend orbreak existing conventions.
The Lascelles Principles werean attempt to create a convention to cover similar situations, but have not been tested in practice.
The Westminster system has a very distinct appearance when functioning, with many British customs incorporated into day-to-daygovernment function.
www.aaez.biz /default.asp?t=Westminister_system   (1184 words)

 Library Notes
When the fore-edge of the book is slightly fanned, the image appears; when the book is closed, the painting remains hidden.
In addition to the fore-edge painting the book contains the bookplate of Henry George Charles, Viscount Lascelles, who later became the 6th Earl of Harewood.
Miss Helard, whose real name was Mary Ellen Blanche Crookes (b.1870, fl.
www.galter.northwestern.edu /library_notes/32/foreedge.cfm   (568 words)

 Lascelles Abercrombie Biography - Biography.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
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He studied at Malvern College and Victoria University, Manchester, became professor of English at Leeds (1922) and London (1929), and reader at Oxford (1935).
His works include The Idea of Great Poetry (1925) and Principles of Literary Criticism (1932).
www.biography.com /search/article.jsp?aid=9174307   (68 words)

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