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criminal justice

n. a generic term for the procedure by which criminal conduct is investigated, arrests made, evidence gathered, charges brought, defenses raised, trials conducted, sentences rendered, and punishment carried out.

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In addition, the conversation touched On December 4-14, Issues under the agenda of the 16th Assembly Session of the Member States of the International Criminal Court in New York and the measures taken within it.
The House of Representatives subcommittee on judicial reforms on Wednesday tackled a bill filed by Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez seeking to revive the circuit criminal courts that would try cases on crimes against person, property and drugs.
The new three-member criminal court will be composed of judges Elena Ephraim (president), Nicos Yerolemou and Stella Christodoulidou-Messios.
Deputy Chairman of the Special Investigation Unit (SIU) Mohammed Khalid Al-Hazza said that the Third High Criminal Court acted today as a Court of Appeals regarding the SIU's appeal against the court ruling that acquitted a public security officer of physically attacking an inmate.
Mark Coates, 34, of Guisborough Court, Middlesbrough, given a 12-week prison sentence suspended for 24 months and ordered to pay PS250 compensation with PS520 criminal court charges for assault.
The Criminal Court said that Mubarak was referred by the General Prosecution to court 60 days after Habib Al-Adly and other security chiefs, making the case invalid.
In an indictment prepared by a prosecutor from the Anti-constitutional Crimes Investigation Bureau at the Ankara Chief Prosecutor's Office, the Ankara 2nd High Criminal Court was asked to arrest 11 suspects.
BAGHDAD / NINA / The federal judiciary has referred 28 accused of committing Speicher camp crime at the Central Criminal Court, and identified the eighth of next July as the date for trial.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The State of Palestine will become a member of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in 60 days, Palestine's permanent observer to the United Nations, Riyad Mansour, told journalists.
Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has met with a delegation of the International Criminal Court (ICC) which has arrived in Bulgaria at his invitation.
In the first phase, the ministry will establish a criminal court and a specialized criminal court in Jeddah, a specialized criminal appeals court, a criminal court, a court for implementation of verdicts and a civil court in Madinah.
In one case, 13 suspects appeared in the High Criminal Court accused of burning tyres, rioting and possession of Molotov cocktails.