It had been feared that the DCA would lay claim to
the building under a proposed reorganisation of court administration with any profits from its sale going to London.
Perhaps the `answer', or at least part of it, may lie with the forming of an international association which can lay claim to
all of the planet's water, be it fresh, saline or polluted.
Russell was keen to lay claim to
Scottish roots during the publicity rounds for his latest film.
These burgeoning Internet ventures can lay claim to
a Hispanic audience that is expected to nearly quadruple, from 10 million to 38 million, by 2003.
To another FA Carling Premiership championship, Sir Alex Ferguson can now lay claim to
the title - Carling Opta Manager of the Season.
The bottom fifth in contrast could lay claim to
less than 1 percent of the earth's GDP.
It's been over twenty-five years, and I still can lay claim to
being called "The Pop-Up Queen" when it comes to water skiing.
For example, he says, some months ago the conservative coalition government put forward amendments to the Native Title Act, making it much more difficult for Aboriginals to lay claim to
land with which they had a longstanding relationship.
India and Pakistan both lay claim to
all of Kashmir, which is divided between them.
Not until the middle of the sixteenth century can Venice lay claim to
a tradition in sculpture of independent portraiture, and the city's finest exponent in the genre was Alessandro Vittoria, originally from Trent.
Eventually, the cells lay claim to
the man and, as the ballet closes, to the young woman, whose body now shows the red telltale taint of permeating infection.
'My lord, I've come to court to legally secure a divorce so that she won't wake up one day again and lay claim to
me as her husband, 'Rasheed told the court.
We persevered and exposed this travesty of justice but the episode raises important questions about a government that likes to lay claim to
But we Brits can lay claim Brits can lay claim to
the creation of Christmas cards after John Calcott Horsley sold 1,000 of his first cards which carried the picture of a family party in 1843.
According to American gossip mags, they are concerned the musician may lay claim to
her fortune - worth an estimated pounds 100m.