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charge sheet

a document on which a police officer enters details of the charge against a prisoner and the court in which he will appear. More loosely and colloquially, the indictment or complaint which is later served on the accused.
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According to the charge sheet, Aziz gave controversial statements against Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan who is monitoring Panamagate proceedings.
The charge sheet named the former Andhra Bank director in an alleged INR50bn bank fraud.
New Delhi [India] March 12 ( ANI ): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday filed a charge sheet in the Pakistani blackmailing conspiracy case.
A couple of days after a judicial magistrate referred the case to the ATC, IO Aziz Shaikh turned up along with the charge sheet and the prosecution submitted it along with a scrutiny note before the administrative court of ATCs, Karachi.
The charge sheet indicates that, he "failed to keep the gun in safe custody, in a safe condition and without reasonable precaution to ensure the weapon is not lost or stolen, and was not at any time available to any person not lawfully entitled to possess it".
charged with administration binding Raila Odinga to commit a capital offence namely treason contrary to Section 59 of the Penal Code," the charge sheet read.
He added that the administrative judge had accepted the charge sheet proving his innocence.
Zolotas' inclusion on the charge sheet does not impinge on the presumption of innocence, the court noted.
The charge sheet, with copies made available to TribuneOnline, further noted that the invitation was conveyed to the bank, directing it to so do, adding 'and you thereby committed an offence contrary to and punishable under Section 28 (10) of the Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Act 2000.
The charge sheet claimed that the equipment were delivered to Falcon, but he failed to turn them over to the municipality that purchased the gadgets, causing undue injury to the government and giving unwarranted benefits to Philflex, according to the charge sheet signed by Assistant Special Prosecutor III Jorge Espinal.
Summary: The CBI filed the second charge sheet against Jayarajan, the Kannur district secretary of CPI-M, at the CBI court here, where the trail in the case is underway
The agency will move the request any time this month as it filed its first charge sheet against Mallya and eight others in connection with its money laundering probe in the ` 900- cr IDBI Bank- KFA bank loan case.