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ROGATORY, LETTERS. A kind of commission from a judge authorizing and requesting a judge of another jurisdiction to examine a witness. Vide Letters Rogatory.

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On July 6, 1988, the Chief Judicial Magistrate of Bhopal issued letters rogatory to the US administration seeking permission for the CBI to inspect safety systems installed at UCC's MIC unit in Institute.
The third section of the rogatory letter asked for information about GE-ney's family members, how frequently he had contacted his relatives, and when he met with them.
NIA sources said that permission from the government had been received to send a Letters Rogatory (LR) to Pakistan asking the authorities to arrest Salahuddin, and seven others named as proclaimed offenders named in the chargesheet filed yesterday.
NNA - Caretaker Minister of Interior and Municipalities Marwan Charbel said on Thursday, after his meeting with outgoing Prime Minister Najib Mikati at the Grand Serail, that the Lebanese judiciary began collecting names of the shooters in Tripoli and issuing rogatory letters as well as arrest warrants against them.
Every day we are officially solicited via a multitude of letters rogatory and court requisitions from legal teams (operating in 70 different countries) working on cases relating to works of art and, of course, by Interpol.
TUNIS (TAP) - The request for extradition of bigwigs of the former regime under letters rogatory issued to this effect was discussed at the meeting held between Minister of Foreign Affairs Othman Jerandi and Seychelles Foreign Minister Jean-Paul Adam, on the sidelines of the 68th U.
The foreign FIU was also informed that a formal rogatory Letter from the Judicial Authorities would soon follow so as to make it possible for MOKAS to freeze the e1/43,000,000 in the bank account in Cyprus.
The order may be made pursuant to a letter rogatory issued, or request made, by a foreign or international tribunal or upon the application of any interested person and may direct that the testimony or statement be given, or the document or other thing be produced, before a person appointed by the court.
Based on this, the CBI had sent rogatory letters to US authorities.
need for "a commission, letters rogatory, filing a miscellaneous
to the Letters Rogatory sent to Islamabad following the investigation by the National Investigation Agency.
Singh said that letters rogatory have been sent to different countries for information.