criminal prosecution


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Synonyms for criminal prosecution

the institution and conduct of legal proceedings against a defendant for criminal behavior

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VDD has handed the criminal procedure to the prosecutor's office, asking to launch criminal prosecution.
THE top prosecutor in Scotland is facing questions in connection with a lack of criminal prosecutions over a "preventable" death in a Scottish jail.
Tokayev has instructed the government to provide for strict legislative measures, including criminal prosecution.
The investigator of the regional police headquarters in Nitra launched criminal prosecution for manslaughter.
Congress government won't allow any criminal prosecution against farmers who are unable to repay their debt," a Facebook post by him read.
In a swift rejoinder, the DPP said an order seeking to stay a criminal prosecution is a drastic remedy in the sense that if it were to be issued ex-parte, it will be prejudicial.
LAHORE -- Punjab Minister for Public Prosecution Chaudhary Zaheer-ud-Din said the government wanted to make CPD a world-class training institution for prosecutors aimed at research and professional development for the Punjab Criminal Prosecution Service and its criminal justice system partners.
He said that the government wants to make CPD a world-class training institution for prosecutors aimed at research and professional development for the Punjab Criminal Prosecution Service and its criminal justice system partners.
Lahore -- Punjab Minister for Public Prosecution Chaudhary Zaheeruddin said the government wanted to make CPD a world-class training institution for prosecutors aimed at research and professional development for the Punjab Criminal Prosecution Service and its criminal justice system partners.
THE Attorney General and Commissioner for justice in Oyo State, Oluseun Abimbola, has said that the reason behind the enactment of the Administration of Criminal Justice Law was to fast track the process of criminal prosecution.
The Russian minister made a harsh statement against Yerevan, noting that the events in Armenia (the arrest of former President Robert Kocharian and the criminal prosecution of CSTO Secretary General Yuri Khachaturov) are contrary to the statements of the new leadership about refusing to pursue its political predecessors.
Police have arrested two suspected Korean fugitives who have been hiding in the Philippines to escape criminal prosecution in their country.
has put a temporary pause on referring undocumented parents traveling with their children for criminal prosecution after they are apprehended while attempting to cross into the U.S.
In a defendant's motion to dismiss his indictment for illegal re-entry, he was entitled to some meaningful review of a deportation proceeding upon which his criminal prosecution was based.
President Rodrigo Duterte's administration should pursue the criminal prosecution of alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles 'instead of using the people's money to give her refuge and protection,' the Liberal Party (LP) said on Tuesday.
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