co-accused

co-accused

in Scotland, a person appearing on the same complaint or indictment as another.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006
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Later, the land developer and his co-accused went into hiding.
'Special Task Force under Chief Geralde arrested this morning in Angeles, Pampanga by virtue of Arrest Warrant issued by Muntinlupa RTC Jose Adrian Dera, co-accused of Sen.
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) on Friday arrested in Angeles City, Pampanga a co-accused in the drug cases involving Senator Leila de Lima after two years of evading authorities.
During the hearing that took place yesterday, the court ordered the release on bail of co-accused suspects including the contractor, Nzabandora Theogene and Hakizimana Hassan along with the notary Rubavu sector who allegedly approved the forged document and remanded former cooperative heads so that investigations can be carried on smoothly.
The co-accused of Rana Sana Ullah prayed ' we have to hire lawyer therefore, court should give us time.
The judge ordered the acquittal of the one of co-accused namely, Shafique, by giving him the benefit of doubt.
ISLAMABAD -- An Accountability Court (AC) Wednesday granted time to National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to submit reply in a plea of co-accused in corruption reference against Ishaq Dar challenging the further investigation against them.
Her co-accused likewise filed their own motion for leave to file demurrer to evidence, which was also denied by the anti-graft court.
ISLAMABAD: The defense counsel would conduct cross examining with NAB Investigation Officer (IO) on July 23, before Accountability Court in a graft reference against former finance minister Ishaq Dar and other co-accused.
National Accountability Bureau (NAB) prosecutor informed the court that investigation against Michael and co-accused in the case has been completed and the reference has been sent to the chairman NAB for the approval.
As soon the hearing resumed NAB prosecutor apprised the court that investigation against Kamran Michael and co-accused in the case has been completed and the reference has been sent to the chairman NAB for the approval.
Similarly, during the course of trial other co-accused did not appear before the court, therefore they were convicted under section 31-A of NAO, 1999 and case to their extent was kept in dormant till their arrest.