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The location in a courtroom where the parties and witnesses offer their testimony. To appear in court; to submit to the jurisdiction of the court.

To stand trial, for example, means to try, or be tried on, a particular issue in a particular court.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

TO STAND. To abide by a thing; to submit to a decision; to comply with an agreement; to have validity, as the judgment must stand.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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When it comes to shopping for standers, many manufacturers offer "test drives" and demonstrations.
Prone standers support the front of the body and lean users forward at varying angles to keep them upright.
"I'm not sure where the big bucks go after we jump them, but they don't often go past our standers." Drivers should always be prepared for fast shooting, especially when approaching a thick bedding area where a buck is likely to lay low until you nearly step on him.
Standers come in a variety of styles to meet varied needs.
Many different types of standers exist, and trying to find the best stander to meet your child's specific needs can be confusing.
Luckily, practice and theory have caught up with each other and the means of providing the opportunity for dynamic standing is readily available through the use of self-propelled standers. With these devices, a child can practice dynamic standing with the freedom to move both within the constraints of the device to propel it around the room or building.
Walkers and standers are important pieces of equipment for many people with disabilities.
Standers come in a wide selection of models; the most appropriate depends on the abilities and goals of the individual child.
Prone standers provide support to the front of the body, with lateral supports to maintain symmetry and posterior straps or pads to hold the feet, knees, buttocks and trunk in place.