Solicitation+of+votes

  • 1 solicitation of votes — Requesting a vote for a particular candidate or candidates of an election; a criminal offense where conducted at restricted times and places on election day. 26 Am J2d Elect § 374 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 2 canvass — I. verb also canvas (canvassed; canvassing) Date: 1508 transitive verb 1. obsolete to toss in a canvas sheet in sport or punishment 2. a. to examine in detail; specifically to examine (votes) officially for authenticity …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 3 Charly — For other uses, see Charly (disambiguation). Charly movie poster from 1968 Directed by Ralph Nelson …

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  • 4 disclosure statement — a comprehensive disclosure document sent to creditors when they are asked to vote on a plan of reorganization in Chapter 11. (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms) An explanatory document that accompanies the plan and the solicitation of votes in… …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 5 canvass — can·vass || kænvÉ™s n. examination, careful inspection; solicitation of votes or opinions; discussion, debate v. examine, scrutinize; discuss; solicit votes or opinions can·vas || kænvÉ™s n. coarse material (used for sails, tents, as a… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 6 canvassed — can·vass || kænvÉ™s n. examination, careful inspection; solicitation of votes or opinions; discussion, debate v. examine, scrutinize; discuss; solicit votes or opinions …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 7 canvasses — can·vass || kænvÉ™s n. examination, careful inspection; solicitation of votes or opinions; discussion, debate v. examine, scrutinize; discuss; solicit votes or opinions …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 8 canvassing — can·vass || kænvÉ™s n. examination, careful inspection; solicitation of votes or opinions; discussion, debate v. examine, scrutinize; discuss; solicit votes or opinions …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 canvass — I. v. a. 1. Debate, discuss, dispute, agitate. 2. Investigate, examine, scrutinize, sift, study, consider, follow up, inquire into. 3. Bespeak the votes of, solicit votes from. II. n. 1. Discussion, debate, dispute. 2. Examination, scrutiny,… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 10 canvass — The act of examining and counting the returns of votes cast at a public election to determine authenticity. Personal solicitation of votes or survey to determine probable vote outcome …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 11 canvass — The act of examining and counting the returns of votes cast at a public election to determine authenticity. Personal solicitation of votes or survey to determine probable vote outcome …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 12 canvass — Air examination. The solicitation of votes, orders for goods, etc., by going from house to house or from place of business to place of business; the tabulation prior to an election of probable votes for the Purpose of predicting the outcome of… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 13 electioneering — The solicitation of votes. A criminal offense where conducted at certain times and places on election day. 26 Am J2d Elect § 374 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 14 Solicitation — So*lic i*ta tion, n. [F. sollicitation, or L. sollicitatio.] 1. The act of soliciting; earnest request; persistent asking; importunity. [1913 Webster] 2. Excitement; invitation; as, the solicitation of the senses. Locke. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Solicitation — In the United States, solicitation is a crime; it is an inchoate offense that consists of a person offering money or something else of value in order to incite or induce another to commit a crime with the specific intent that the person solicited …

    Wikipedia

  • 16 Votes — are people of Votia in Ingria (part of modern day northwestern Russia, roughly (south)west of Saint Petersburg, near, and east of the Estonian border town of Narva). Their own ethnic name is Vadjalain (plural: Vadjalaizõt). The Finno Ugric Votic… …

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  • 17 Citizens for Blank Votes — Spain This article is part of the series: Politics and government of Spain …

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  • 18 America Votes — is a coalition of the largest membership based progressive groups in the country, representing a broad range of issues including the environment, civil and human rights, choice, education and labor. America Votes works with 48 national and more… …

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  • 19 Counting Single Transferable Votes — The single transferable vote (STV) is a voting system based on proportional representation and preferential voting. Under STV, an elector s vote is initially allocated to his or her most preferred candidate. After candidates have been either… …

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  • 20 Votes at 16 — Infobox Organization name = Votes at 16 Coalition image border = size = caption = motto = formation = extinction = type = Coalition headquarters = 6 Chancel Street, London, SE1 0UU location = United Kingdom membership = Organisations language =… …

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