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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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In an indictment prepared by a prosecutor from the Anti-constitutional Crimes Investigation Bureau at the Ankara Chief Prosecutor's Office, the Ankara 2nd High Criminal Court was asked to arrest 11 suspects.
He added that "all of the defendants have been referred to the Central Criminal Court for prosecution according to the law, pointing out that "the Central Criminal Court identified the eighth of next July as the date for the trial" ./ end
Mansour announced the transfer to the UN Secretariat of documents on joining the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court and a number of other international pacts, Itar-Tass reported.
On Friday, the President of the International Criminal Court Song Sang-Hyun, the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court Fatou Bensouda, and the Bulgarian representative at the International Criminal Court Ekaterina Trendafilova, met with Tsatsarov and his deputies at the Sofia Court House.
The second phase will witness the construction of a criminal court in Dammam, a general court in Al-Rass, a general court in Unaizah, another general court and a criminal court in Al-Ahsa, the minister said.
Meanwhile, a Bahraini appeared in the Lower Criminal Court charged with rioting.
On the 26 September 2012, the High Criminal Court of Bahrain found Majid Al-Refai guilty of money laundering, fraud, illegally soliciting donations without prior licensing from Bahraini authorities, and was sentenced to five years imprisonment and fined BHD 40,000.
Leila Hanafi, ICC Legal Coordinator, MENA Region, said the delegation briefed Shaikh Nahyan about the theme of the symposium, which was held at UAEU to highlight the ICC functions and its role in the UAE, which had joined the International Criminal Court Statute (the Rome Statute) in 2000.
The criminal court in Giza, a cairo suburb, cleared Hosni from charges that he illegally acquired 9.8 million Egyptian Pounds between October 13, 1987 and January 31 2011, when he was at the helm of the ministry.
BEIRUT: A man was sentenced to death Thursday by the South Lebanon Criminal Court over the murder of a Sidon money changer in February.
In a similar ruling, Diyarbakir High Criminal Court No:6 overturned the release requests of independent deputies Ibrahim Ayhan ve Gulser Yildirim who were also elected deputies in June 12 elections while under trial in the KCK case.
The court was told yesterday that the President of the High Court, Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns, had made an order last week that Rattigan should be tried at the Special Criminal Court following an application by the DPP under the Offences Against The State Act.