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Lis·ton

(lis'tŏn),
Robert, English surgeon, 1794-1847. See: Liston knives, Liston shears.
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In front of a packed house, Liston broke into nine minutes of rapid skipping as the James Brown single Night Train blared from the speakers.
With hindsight, the situation can be portrayed as a parable of the times--with Patterson representing the older strand in the civil rights movement, asking for acceptance; while Clay represented the more assertive African-American attitude demanding respect; and the menacing Liston threatening "a plague on all your houses".
It said: "Resnick introduced Magids to Sonny Liston at the Thunderbird, [a mafia-linked Las Vegas hotel].
with a link to a YouTube video of highlights of the Liston fight.
Muhammad Ali taunts Sonny Liston after knocking him down
But Ali won when Liston - who had ties to organized crime and had served time in prison - failed to come out for the seventh round, citing a shoulder injury.
On the morning of the weigh-in it seemed that Liston might not have to worry about that.
Ms Liston has also had a reply from Conservative campaign headquarters, which pledged to research the issue, and report its findings to the party's team which formulates policy.
In the private sector, David Guerrero Liston has experience in a wide range of civil and criminal matters, including internal investigations and corporate compliance; white collar criminal and regulatory defense; litigation funding; complex litigation with a focus on business disputes, professional liability, securities fraud, intellectual property, and banking; advising and defending clients with Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and money-laundering related risks; as well as advising and representing not-for-profit entities in civil, criminal, and regulatory matters.
4 Ali seventh-round KO v Sonny Liston, Miami 1964 The brooding, menacing Liston was supposed to put the loudmouth from Louisville in his place, but Ali saw Liston retire on his stool at the end of the seventh.
Mark Liston, CFE, is vice president of operations for Glass Doctor and serves as the Institute of Certified Franchise Executives chairman.