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proponent
used in Sycamore Row

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Definition
an advocate — someone who argues for an idea or action
  • As the lawyer for the proponent, he got the last word, but he wisely declined.
    p. 623.2
  • While the contestants of the will jockeyed for position, the proponents fought among themselves.
    p. 208.4
  • He was the attorney for the will proponents, not them.
    p. 209.6
  • If possible, they would commandeer the table used by the prosecution and plaintiff, the one closest to the jury, and assert themselves as the true voice of the proponents of the will.
    p. 232.2
  • You may one day become the attorneys for the proponents of this will, but you're not there yet."
    p. 236.8
  • "You figured wrong, Mr. Buckley, and you assumed you and your Memphis co-counsel could march in here and take control of the proponents' case.
    p. 237.4
  • It seems to me that there's simply not enough room for Mr. Brigance, the lead attorney for the proponents of the will, and all the lawyers representing the beneficiary.
    p. 249.6
  • On the other hand, the proponents of the will are represented by the attorney for the estate.
    p. 249.9
  • You have listed two experts in this field, and I assume the proponents will need to employ their own.
    p. 361.7
  • The effort to validate the handwritten will of Seth Hubbard continued to unravel late Sunday morning, though Jake and its proponents had no way of knowing it.
    p. 394.1
  • Each of you may call your own witnesses and cross-examine those called by the proponents.
    p. 439.1
  • The proponents call Sheriff Ozzie Walls.
    p. 520.8
  • Jake said, "The proponents call Mr. Calvin Boggs."
    p. 523.3
  • Jake said, "The proponents call the county coroner, Finn Plunkett."
    p. 524.1
  • She identified the envelope, letter, and two-page will from Seth Hubbard, and Judge Atlee admitted them into evidence as exhibits for the proponents.
    p. 525.1
  • Jake stood and said, "Your Honor, the proponents call Ms.
    p. 542.8
  • He stood and said, "Your Honor, the proponents rest."
    p. 552.9

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