arrest warrant


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  • noun

Synonyms for arrest warrant

a warrant authorizing law enforcement officials to apprehend an offender and bring that person to court

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Later, counsel for Musharraf submitted and submitted a petition with medical report seeking cancellation of his client's arrest warrants.
Sitara Ayaz has claimed the officials of the Ehtesab Commission were harassing her family, alleging the arrest warrants were issued on orders of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government to politically victimize its opponents in the name accountability.
He said : "The MP, of the State of law, Khalid al-Attiyah took four times this expense ," wondering : "Why did not issue an arrest warrant against Al-Attiyah, and many MPs of state of law ," adding : "The aim of these warrants is political targeting .
Reports said two of the arrest warrants have been executed but there have not been any official statements yet.
But there was a furious response from some Tory eurosceptics who remain deeply opposed to the European arrest warrant.
The US applied for a provisional arrest warrant on Friday through its Ballsbridge embassy in Dublin.
Glaswegian Thomas Willis, 57, was lifted in Estepona on the Costa del Sol after an international arrest warrant was issued in Scotland.
The magistrate issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against the two accused after requests were made by senior ANF officials.
The international search and arrest warrant charged Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue with failing to appear in court in response to a summons that was part of the investigation spurred by a lawsuit filed in France by Transparency International against several African Heads of State.
Lafi added that the government should have issued an arrest warrant against Batat and the military men who opened fire at the protestors, east of Falluja, not against a citizen demanding his rights in a peaceful way.
Interpol, through a letter, had asked the FIA about the expiry date of the arrest warrant.
DOZENS of suspected sex offenders with outstanding arrest warrants against them are currently at large.
Alex Flynn, a spokesman for Victim Support, said: "With any outstanding arrest warrant there is a victim related to it and what victims want to see is justice being done and being done swiftly.
But he walked free hours later because an arrest warrant issued in Northern Ireland only applies in the UK.
Botswana is a member of the International Criminal Court (ICC), which has issued an arrest warrant for Bashir last March on seven counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity in connection with alleged war crimes committed in Darfur.