recognisance


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Synonyms for recognisance

(law) a security entered into before a court with a condition to perform some act required by law

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"Secretary Leila de Lima formally ordered the reconvening of the Presidential Committee on Bail, Recognisance and Pardon [PCBREP] to start the review for the release of political prisoners in the country," TFDP said.
Lohan was released on her own recognisance. A court date was scheduled for August 24.
Judge John Garavan, sitting at Galway District Court, imposed the jail term and fixed recognisance in the event of an appeal by Smith.
Five days before he had done a recognisance flight, but not as the pilot.`