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  1. Upheld

    imp. & p. p. of Uphold

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  1. Andrew Tuch:

    If upheld, there is significantly greater risk for investment banks to be held liable in M&A deals.

  2. Thomas Wassel:

    Assuming it's upheld on appeal, it may be more than influential, it will be controlling in California.

  3. Grace Poe:

    From the bottom of my heart, I wish to thank everyone who chose justice and upheld the rights of voters and abandoned children.

  4. Howard Fox:

    The Clean Power Plan follows the tradition of federal-state partnerships that courts have upheld time and again against constitutional challenge.

  5. Mohamad Shukri Mohamad:

    If we look at the constitution, it puts Islam as the federal religion. As a result, sharia has to be upheld and in fact, it has to be strengthened.

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