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Slating

The procedure by which law enforcement officials record on the blotter information about an individual's arrest and charges, together with identification and facts about his or her background.

The term slating is used synonymously with booking.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Newcastle College's new education and training facility will be based in Walker and cater for 1,000 construction students taking a range of courses, including roof slating and tiling, and cladding and scaffolding.
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Newcastle College's School of Technology invested pounds 500,000 in a new 25,000sq m facility to create a dedicated Construction Centre which has been designed to house over 1,000 construction students from a range of courses, including trowel trades, roof slating and tiling, roof sheeting and cladding and scaffolding.