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REPRIMAND, punishment. The censure which in some cases a public office pronounces against an offender.
     2. This species of punishment is used by legislative bodies to punish their members or others who have been guilty of some impropriety of conduct towards them. The reprimand is usually pronounced by the speaker.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Before the suspension, the MP for Tamale Central, Inusah Fuseini, made a case on behalf of the Minority that the House adhere to the Committee's report, and decide whether to suspend or reprimanded, but with a caveat.
In 2016 a total of 45 erring judges were sanctioned by the Court, four of them were removed from the service, nine judges were suspended and four others were reprimanded.
On December 15, 2015, the NANB Discipline Committee reprimanded registrant number 027228, for professional misconduct and conduct unbecoming a member as demonstrated by a breach of patient confidentiality and failing to protect the patient's right to privacy.
Seven members of an elite US Navy SEAL team, including one who participated in the raid that killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, have been reprimanded for disclosing classified material while helping produce the video game Medal of Honor: Warfighter.
Mr Baker admitted his actions amounted to unacceptable professional conduct and was officially reprimanded.
But he has been spared a classroom ban by his professional body and has been reprimanded by the General Teaching Council.
A TEACHER at a Wirral school who was twice convicted for drink driving and once for affray was reprimanded by his professional body.
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Chester has reprimanded a principal since becoming commissioner in May 2008, according to JC Considine, a spokesman for the state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Media reports this week suggested that KLM had been reprimanded by the European Commission because it believed that the airline had improperly handled passenger compensation claims relating to costs incurred when airspace was closed following the volcanic eruption in Iceland.
MULTAN, April 02, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Multan Development Authority Director General Syed Tasaduq Hussain Bukhari reprimanded officials concerned on slow pace of progress on the Northern Bypass project.
On Tuesday, Romford trainer Paul Young was fined pounds 700 and reprimanded after one of his greyhounds tested positive for a metabolite of the drug stanozolol.