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Synonyms for remand

the act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial)

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refer (a matter or legal case) to another committee or authority or court for decision

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Earlier, on Sunday, the NAB officials obtained one-day physical remand of the accused from a magisterial court due to closure of accountability courts on account of weekly holiday.
But the court remanded Ahad Khan to NAB custody for 11 days and directed to produce him again on expiry of the remand term.
However, the court granted only seven-day remand of the accused and directed police to produce him again on expiry of the remand term.
However, the court was requested to extend the remand for two days to finalise the investigation.
The administrative judge sent the remaining two police officers to prison on judicial remand till Feb 19 and directed the IO to make all possible efforts to arrest former SSP (Malir) Rao Anwar Ahmed Khan and other absconders by next hearing.
It is pertinent to mention here that this remand includes the Eman Fatima rape and murder case in which Punjab police had already killed one Mudaasar in an encounter.
According to the remand order form marked MAD/181fk/17, the accused persons were charged with conspiracy, attempted murder of Ayodele Osanyinbola and murder of Kolade Adefemi.
The post Eight-day remand for suspected drug smuggler appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
All the inmates were lodged at a remand home in Munger, some 170km east of Patna.
He said: "The Government need to reduce significantly the number of prisoners on remand pending trial, a significant proportion of whom will be found not guilty or, if guilty, receive light, often non-custodial sentences.
He prayed the court to extend his physical remand for recovery of vehcile from him.
REMAND prisoners on Teesside will soon be jailed in Durham or even further away as they await their day in court.
A crime and justice think tank has urges for enhanced use of electronic tagging to ease the strain on remand wings in Scottish prisons.
He had earlier told the remand judge he suffered from epilepsy and an ambulance was called to take him to Salmaniya Medical Complex.
LAHORE, June 24 -- A court has extended the remand of prime accused in the Bank of Punjab scandal case for another 14 days.