How to use ‘a claim’ in a sentence

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Zourafa is administered by Greece. In 2011, it was reported in Greek press that Turkey had laid a claim on the islet (see Aegean dispute).

… revolt was repressed and the Han annexed Dongyue in the last months of 111 BC, conquering the remaining territory of the former Minyue. Sima Qian records that the entire population of Dongyue was exiled, a claim that is implausible.

… aged twenty, a claim independently accepted by Mao biographers Ross Terrill and Philip Short, but later challenged by biographers Jung Chang and Jon Halliday, and Alexander V. Pantsov and Steven I. Levine, who established that she was eighteen.

Zarah Hill came to the North Fork Solomon River valley on March 1, 1870, and filed a claim on March 25 for land in the northeast corner of what later became Bethany Township. He was the third man to homestead in the county.

Zaladane is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Zaladane is usually depicted as a sorceress and the high priestess of the sun god Garokk, the Petrified Man. She is the alleged sister of Polaris, a claim made at a time when Polaris’ own parentage had not yet been confirmed.

Yuan’s mother persuades him to return home with a claim that the Tiger is deathly ill; in reality, this is a plot to lead him into marriage. He flees to a coastal city where his sister Ai-lan – now a young woman who has thrown off…

Beatty’s advances, a claim Beatty denies. In 1991, she was awarded the Worst Actress and the Worst Supporting Actress Razzies for her roles in A Kiss Before Dying. She played a supporting role in the 1994 comedy Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. She…

… bring such a claim, a pregnant employee must show that their employer refused to provide accommodations and that the employer later provided accommodations to other employees with similar restrictions. The Court then remanded the case to the…

Young children appreciate that people generally think and act sensibly when reasons are present, and they can evaluate a claim by assessing the quality of the reasoning provided. Thus, children create an epistemic profile of a person based…

… to the United States following the Mexican-American War, the 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo provided that the land grants would be honored. As required by the Land Act of 1851, a claim for Rancho San Jose was filed with the Public Land Commission in 1852, and the grant was patented to Ygnacio Pacheco in 1861.

City, a mining town in Central Wyoming, followed the previous justice resigning in protest of Wyoming’s suffrage legislation. Hebard spent many years advancing a claim that can be traced back to her trail marking companion H.G. Nickerson that Morris was an instigator and co-author of that legislation. That claim is considered false by some recent researchers.

Yet amidst all these reforms, Anastasius I continued the practice of selling official positions. In fact, he sold enough official positions that he has been accused of having facilitated the creation of a civilian aristocracy; a claim that…

Yates spends his new-found riches with great abandon, purchasing, among other things, a claim from a seemingly downtrodden miner for $50,000, over his suspicious wife’s objections. He is asked to run for Lieutenant Governor of Colorado.

Yallop also relates (without endorsing) a claim that the undertakers were summoned at 5 a.m. before the official finding of the body, but this is based on an incorrect news story taken from garbled secondhand information. The Vatican carpool log shows the embalmers were sent for at 5:15 p.m. The procedure began about 7 p.m.

Xia Shuqin, a woman testifying that she had been a massacre victim sued Higashinakano for defamation, for a claim made in a book written in 1998 that the murder of her family had been performed by Chinese, rather than Japanese soldiers. On…

… style, a claim disputed by Beethoven’s pupil Carl Czerny. In 1856 Wüllner became instructor in piano at the Munich Conservatory. He held the position of town musical director at Aix-la-Chapelle from 1858 to 1864. In 1867 he became director…

… the lay-out restrictions. When the houses were built, Wrotham Park Estate brought a claim against Parkside for breach of the restrictive covenant.

Wrongful dismissal will tend to arise first as a claim by the employee so dismissed. Many jurisdictions provide tribunals or courts which will hear actions for wrongful dismissal. A proven wrongful dismissal will tend to lead to two main remedies: reinstatement of the dismissed employee and/or monetary compensation for the wrongfully dismissed.

Wrongful death is a civil action brought against a person who has wrongfully caused the death of another person. Under the Fatal Accidents Act 1976 a claim may only be brought for the benefit of certain classes of people, mostly close…

Writing later in 1954, author William Waters wrote that Mather was employed with the RCMP as late as 1922, a claim that was refuted by the RCMP.

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