bill of indictment

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a formal document written for a prosecuting attorney charging a person with some offense

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I confirm that I grant the voluntary bill of indictment to allow prosecution against him for manslaughter to proceed."
A refusal to permit a bill of indictment to proceed to the Grand Jury also likely would cause several top level, career FBI agents and Justice Department lawyers with high integrity not only to protest loudly, but to resign rather than be associated with the obstruction of justice.
with a criminal Offence, that before any Bill of Indictment can be
In November, a High Court judge, Lord Justice Fulford, refused the SFO's application for a voluntary bill of indictment which would have allowed the case, which involved the sale of four open-cast mining sites, to proceed.
Five people were killed and 67 wounded in the attack against the Port Saeed police station, according to a bill of indictment.
In its bill of indictment, the prosecution accused the four men of belonging to a covert organisation that worked against the major principles on which the UAE regime is based.
On Dec 7 2012 the prosecutor of the case of Gagik Papoyan and Simon Aghazaryan affirmed the bill of indictment, which was
The witness will be the key factor for instigating the bill of indictment. The defendants say that the institutions are doing everything to declare them guilty beforehand and reject the witnessing of a woman and describe it as ridiculous.
The indictment represents both the legal document by means of which a criminal action is brought before the court and also the bill of indictment.]
The bill of indictment includes his multiple failures in Iraq, most notoriously an insistence on an invasion force too small to seize control on the country, his gratuitous intimidation and humiliation of military professionals, his bureaucratic megalomania, and his skill, impressively evident in his memoir, at side-stepping responsibility for bad decisions.
Days before Mikati's speech, the STL had issued its long-awaited bill of indictment, naming Hezbollah figures like Mustapha Badereldine and Salim Ayyash in the Hariri murder.
--Lebanon receives the bill of indictment in Al Hariri assassination case and his son describes this as a historic moment.
The court also provided members of the defence team with copies of the bill of indictment and allowed suspects to meet their lawyers, as well as their families.