court of law


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  • noun

Synonyms for court of law

a tribunal that is presided over by a magistrate or by one or more judges who administer justice according to the laws

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If the result, so far, fails to satisfy us in that particular, we shall not hesitate to appeal to a Court of Law.
But the Professor was fenced round with safeguards so cunningly devised that, do what I would, it seemed impossible to get evidence which would convict in a court of law.
Pickup, employed in a lawyer's office, terrified us all by the information that a gentleman related to our venerable connoisseur had seen the Rembrandt, had pronounced it to be an impudent counterfeit, and had engaged on his own account to have the picture tested in a court of law, and to charge the seller and maker thereof with conspiring to obtain money under false pretenses.
You haven't got a ghost of a proof that would hold water in a court of law, of course; but still, I'm inclined to believe you.
You couldn't make such a defense in a court of law.
If you leave it to a court of law to clear the matter up," said he, "of course you can hardly avoid publicity.
VVSOLWAY Legend overcame a bad mistake on the first circuit to outstay Court Of Law and defy a high of 9 in running on Betfair at Perth.
One difference, some would say the only difference, between Bin Laden and the dingo is that the dingo has finally been convicted of his crime in a court of law, 32 years after his/her/its heinous crime, whereas Bin Laden never was, rendering him innocent as he was never proven guilty in a court of law.
NNA - Minister of Social Affairs Wa'el Bou-Fa'our sued a pedophile teacher in the court of law on multiple charges of raping minor school girl and molesting others.
They are all in a position to pay the price for their act in a court of law, Davutoglu also said.
Questions asked were not pertinent to the trial and my heart goes out to Mr and Mrs Dowler and their family for the disgusting behaviour they had to endure in a British court of law.
CAIRO: The Egyptian court of law set December 6 as a final date to rule on the appeal lodged by former Zamalek chairman Mamdouh Abbas against his sacking.
The court expressed serious displeasure over detention of the accused without filing reference against them in any court of law and directed NAB to report the number of such prisoners to the court by August 31.
The decisions of a court of law were based on contract terms and individual rights.
The Court decided in a six to three decision that hypnosis evidence and its impact on human memory are not well enough understood for such testimony to be reliable in a court of law.