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legal process

noun summons, summons for a case, summons for a cause in court, summons for a connroversy before a court, summons for a court action, summons for a judicial contest, summons for a legal action, summons for a legal contest, summons for a legal controversy, summons for a legal dispute, summons for a trial, summons for an action, summons for an action at law, summons for legal proceedings, summons for litigation, summons for suit at law, writ
Associated concepts: means to compel attendance
See also: certiorari, charge, citation, controversy, lawsuit, prosecution, search warrant, subpoena, summons, warrant
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From strategies for dealing with challenging and sometimes unfairly prejudiced judges to trying to purchase a firm, underhanded buyoffs and questionable ethical choices, and cases representing the human follies and ironies of all sides, Fair Trials, Legal Process & Other Myths - A Veteran Trial Lawyer's Musings is especially recommended for general-interest fans of legal proceedings, whether fiction such as John Grisham or nonfiction such as consumer self-help guides, the book relies on the author's experiences inside and outside of the courtroom to shed light on behind-the-scenes processes.
Cllr Payne said: "The council's highways department must follow a legal process which involves advertising the proposed change and inviting comments.
The proceedings mark the first steps in a legal process that could take months and possibly years to complete.
A spokesperson for the company told the Associated Press, "We won't be commenting on this subject until the legal process continues on its due course.
The American Civil Liberties Union charges that the Holy See--the "governmental face" of the Roman Catholic Church--is interfering in the American legal process.
But then their document "urges the federal government to establish a separate legal process for recognizing same-sex unions that outlines their entitlements, benefits and responsibilities.
By using expertise, local knowledge and experience backed by cutting edge technology, the company can make the legal process as quick and stress-free as possible.
While both players deny the charges, the FA have taken the same line as they did with Lee Bowyer and Jonathan Woodgate in not considering him until the legal process is over.
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He said: "It is very sad she died not knowing the first stage of the legal process to clear her name had been granted.
Bidinotto argues that when "relevant and reliable" evidence is suppressed on procedural grounds, neither the lawbreaker nor the government agent who has acted improperly is held accountable for his misconduct; the legal process ceases to be a "search for truth," and "the only one who suffers is the crime victim.
In the epilogue to In the Matter of Color, his first volume on race and the American legal process, eminent jurist A.