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Synonyms for summons

serve with a writ

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a request to be present

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an order to appear in person at a given place and time

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a writ issued by authority of law

call in an official matter, such as to attend court

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Dr Hadef Jua'an Al Daheri, Minister of Justice, said that laws will be changed to facilitate lawsuit management and legal summons in keeping with best international practices.
The court acquitted Tamimi of incitement - the central charge in the indictment, as well as from obstruction of justice and failure to attend legal summons charges.
The United States says it would withdraw its legal summons seeking names of UBS clients if it got account holder names, but it is unclear whether that condition has been met.
Because he could resist the legal summons, Courtney may be able to delay his return to face an aggravated murder charge.
There were reports of planned attempts to serve the prince with legal summons accusing him of a role in supporting the Sept.