In spring this year the opposition Latvian Alliance of Regions (LRA) already proposed amendments to the Rules of Procedure of the Latvian parliament to prohibit lawmakers from abstaining
in parliamentary votes, but the parliament voted against sending this proposal to the committees for review.
A commonly recognized purpose of abstaining
is "bridling the lusts of the flesh." If it is true that our appetite for meat in this country is excessive--which many think that an average of 1/3 pound of meat each day per capita is--the weekly abstinence is an opportunity to curb this excessive attachment and to move toward a more moderate diet.
Shiite ministers of the Amal Movement and Hizbullah along with their allies in the Free Patriotic Movement and the four ministers allied to President Michel Sleiman demanded that Lebanon oppose the sanctions, while the parliamentary majority ministers along with the Progressive Socialist Party called for abstaining
The nonbinding resolution was adopted with 101 countries in favor, including Japan and the United States, with 22 votes against and 59 countries abstaining
from the voting.
And Clr Light denied the Conservatives had been disrespectful to ex-service people by abstaining
Nonetheless, the majority of individuals modified their behavior, either abstaining
from sex or always using condoms, when symptoms were present.
Do you think abstaining
from sex will help me find a man to marry?
On the face of it, it may seem bizarre to assert abstaining
from sex results in a higher risk of catching a sexually transmitted disease.
Early disclosure and abstaining
in the process is a sign of credibility in the editor, the newspaper, and the process.
In fact, an insider prevented from both trading while in possession of nonpublic information and abstaining
on such information would earn lower trading returns than a similarly situated public shareholder, all other things being equal.
RISKS IN ABSTAINING
Alcohol is without question a poison.
Announced in The New England journal of Medicine, these findings were incomprehensible to anyone who accepts the view of alcoholism promoted by the NIAAA.Aside from the evidence against naltrexone's effectiveness, it was stunning that sugar pills enabled severe alcoholics to reduce their drinking without abstaining
completely, which alcoholism experts in the United States teach is impossible.
"People are not testing for HIV, they are not abstaining
, they are not using condoms, so should we be so surprised that our infections are rising?
Kaplan was added back by a vote of 62 in favor, none opposed, and 30 abstaining
-- with the countries most opposed not voting at all, in a failed attempt to deny a quorum and prevent the vote from counting.
She was defensive not about diluting the text of the resolution and eliminating any explicit reference to Israel's culpability, not about abstaining
when the U.S.