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decide

v. for a judge, arbitrator, court of appeals or other magistrate or tribunal to reach a determination (decision) by choosing what is right and wrong according to the law as he/she sees it.

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The model criminal trial courts (MCTCs) decided 4,897 murder and 7,687 narcotics cases by conducting expeditious trials since their establishment on April 1, according to official data obtained by Dawn.
A new anti-smuggling policy would also be introduced in that regard, it was decided in a meeting chaired by Minister for Interior Ijaz Ahmed Shah here, and was attended by Minister for Maritime Affairs Ali Zaidi and Inspector General of four provinces.
In a separate report of all four single benches, Justice Athar Minallah in a single bench solved the most cases: 1,176, Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kiyani stands second with 1,093 cases while Justice Amir Farooq has decided 933 cases.
According to details ,Director General Supreme Court Monitoring Cell Sohail Nasir said that in order to decide pending cases on priority, a Model court in district Jehlum decided one case of murder and awarded life imprisonment to two accused in the case while a model court in district Attock decided one case of narcotics.
A meeting of the Alliance's National Council held at Lahan, Siraha, also decided on the party's flag to bear red, white and green colors going in vertical lines and red color astadal between the middle of the white lines.
Tony Blair decided to take us back, in operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The authority also decided to those involved in sale of substandard, hazardous food items at or around schools, colleges and universities.The meeting also decided to ensure strict implementation of a ban imposed on sale and smuggling of gutka chewing tobacco mix.
It has been decided that a barrister will do preliminary inquiry and then final decision will be made regarding the minor girls' stay in Pakistan or repatriation to Denmark, as we respect the decisions of foreign courts.
ISLAMABAD -- The federal government has decided not to appoint opposition leader in national Assembly Mian Shahbaz Sharif as the chairman of Public Accounts Committee (PAC).
This was decided in a joint during a meeting of wedding halls' owners with the Additional IG Karachi Dr Amir Sheikh on Wednesday where both including Karachi police and halls' owners decided a strategy about to avoid the incidents of aerial firing , fireworks and closure of the wedding hall at 12 midnight.
Also, happening now, investigations have revealed that National Assembly members have also decided to give a majority of their votes to Saraki.
The Senate committee on ethics held a closed-door meeting on Tuesday and decided to keep the complaint against Senator Leila de Lima confidential to avoid 'premature publicity.'