concurring concurring  /kən ˈkɜ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) be in accord; be in agreement
  2. (v) happen simultaneously
  3. (adj) being of the same opinion

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News

  1. State Legislature approves venture capital bill

    The Senate approved the bill today by a 29-3 vote, and the Assembly followed by concurring with the Senate’s changes to a bill that was approved earlier this month by the Assembly with a 91-2 vote.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Small Business Times

  2. Molecular Biology and the Court

    While the US Supreme Court ruling last week in the Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics gene patenting case was a unanimous decision, Justice Antonin Scalia wrote a short concurring opinion.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: GenomeWeb News

Quotes

  1. Franklin concluded: "We have been assured, Sir, in the Sacred Writings, that 'except the Lord build the House, they labor in vain that build it.'......I also believe that without his concurring aid we shall succeed......no better than the Builders...
    on Jun 28, 2008 By: Benjamin Franklin Source: Family Security Matters

  2. "As Justice Stevens noted in his concurring opinion, '[t]his is not a hard case.' The Court upheld transparency and accountability in our political process over the desire of anti-equality forces to hide their nefarious efforts to strip LGBT people...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Joe Solmonese Source: GLTNewsNow

  3. "I wholeheartedly subscribe to the sentiments expressed in the concurring opinion about the Fourth Amendment's place among our most prized freedoms. But sentiments do not decide cases; facts and the law do," Roberts wrote in the dissent.
    on Jul 22, 2005 By: John Roberts Source: MSNBC

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