criminal justice

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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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On calls for a criminal inquiry, he said: "I have no fear of a criminal inquiry.
Michael Orr's claims were initially considered by the Crown, who ruled there was "insufficient evidence" for a criminal inquiry.
A criminal inquiry has been opened, but the prosecutor said they would not be releasing any further details of the case.
THE Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal inquiry into the alleged rigging of foreign exchange (forex) markets.
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is reportedly preparing to launch a criminal inquiry into the alleged manipulation of the GBP3trn-a-day currency markets (forex) by traders this week, the Telegraph reported on Sunday.
The three have been released on bail and the criminal inquiry is continuing.
THREE former Conference South footballers charged following a criminal inquiry into alleged match-fixing have denied conspiring to commit bribery.
The University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust confirmed Hamid had been "excluded" from his practice pending the outcome of the criminal inquiry.
The filing described a federal criminal inquiry in parallel to the civil investigation, but did not provide further details.
The filing described a criminal inquiry from the US Attorney Office in parallel to the civil investigation, but did not provide further details.
The cabinet in Cyprus has decided to launch a criminal inquiry into the causes of the country's economic meltdown.
POLICE have launched a criminal inquiry after a four-monthold baby was found with a dummy taped to his face at a scandal-hit Midland hospital.

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