mutiny against (someone or something)

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mutiny against (someone or something)

To instigate, join, or form a rebellion against the person, group, or body in charge. After weeks at sea chasing some sea creature they weren't even sure existed, the crew finally snapped and mutinied against their captain. The oppressed working-class people of the country mutinied against the fascists that controlled the country, killing anyone connected to or associated with the regime.
See also: mutiny

mutiny against someone or something

 
1. to rebel against a ship's captain or the captain's authority. The crew mutinied against the officers. They know better than to mutiny against an authority as great as that held by Captain Bligh.
2. to rebel against someone or something. It does no good to mutiny against the professor. The students mutinied against the school's administration.
See also: mutiny
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He was, however, allowed to hold legislative hearings at the Philippine National Police Custodial Center until he was provisionally released in 2010 while the amnesties granted to him and others implicated in mutinies against the Arroyo administration were being processed.
Gary Alejano and Magdalo group that were involved in past mutinies against the government.
The President voided Trillanes' amnesty in August, claiming the former military rebel failed to apply for amnesty and admit guilt in military mutinies against the government in 2003, 2006 and 2007.
He was however allowed to hold legislative hearings at the Philippine National Police Custodial Center until he was provisionally released in 2010 while amnesty granted to him and others imolicated in mutinies against the Arroyo administration were being processed.
The order asserted that Trillanes' amnesty is voided ab initio because the senator failed to file an application for it and admit his guilt for two failed mutinies against then-President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
Calida, who initiated the review of Trillanes' amnesty, asked the appellate court to reverse Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 148's ruling that held that the senator applied for amnesty and admitted guiltover mutinies against the Arroyo administration.
According to the President, Calida did not have any problem with other soldiers involved in both mutinies against then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
"Just like the rebel senator, he is an illusionist," Panelo said, also referring to Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, who led two failed coup mutinies against President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
What is important, he said, is Trillanes never admitted his guilt for taking part in the mutinies against the administration of then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, now the Speaker of the House of Representatives and an ally of President Duterte.
Duterte has acknowledged that Calida did the research on Trillanes' alleges failure to apply for amnesty and to acknowledge guilt in mutinies against the Arroyo administration.
President Rodrigo Duterte, in a proclamation, voided Trillanes' amnesty on two grounds: that there is no document to prove he did apply for it, and that the former coup plotter did not acknowledge guilt for his participation in mutinies against the Arroyo administration.
The Magdalo was known for launching mutinies against the Arroyo administration in 2003 and 2007.
This was in relation to his involvement in mutinies against the administration of President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in 2003, 2006 and 2007.
Antonio Trillanes IV in 2011 in relation to his involvement in mutinies against the administration of President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in 2003, 2006 and 2007.
Antonio Trillanes IV, whose amnesty for mutinies against the Arroyo administration has been voided by President Rodrigo Duterte's Proclamation 572.