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seize

1 to take legal possession of someone or something.
2 to take into custody.
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With 90 KW Compressor, Seize also has installed refrigerant dryer of 33 m3/min and CTA oil-free Line Filter.
Supplemental funding can also help us to seize opportunities to translate the recent victory for democracy in Ukraine into successful governance.
The proceeds theory allows the government to seize property that represents the proceeds of certain specified unlawful activities.
On petition of the NAB, judge accountability court Muhammad Bashir announced the reserved judgement by allowing the provincial government to seize all the properties of Dar and to put these assets on sale with its decision to final the date and time for the auction.
Chief Inspector of Roads Policing Steve Matchett said the vehicle has the clear message that if you do not have the correct documentation, the police will seize the car.
That means, says Grantlin, that law enforcement agencies will have to clarify whether they believe assets are proceeds from illegal activity before they freeze or seize them and that they may not be able to conduct a civil forfeiture after a criminal acquittal.
"The door supervisors seize drugs in amounts which indicate they are for personal use only.
IN DECEMBER, THE SUPREME COURT made it tougher for law-enforcement agents to seize property from innocent owners.
We know who they are, we will arrest them and we will seize their assets.
After consultations with local prosecutors, the investigators decided that the only way to end drug dealing in the hotel permanently was to seize the building from its owners.
All the government needs to establish its right to seize the property is "probable cause," the same flimsy standard needed to get a search warrant.
Seized artifacts by Tourism and Antiquities Police last year- File photo CAIRO - 18 January 2018: The Egyptian Tourism and Antiquities Police managed to seize a historical statue dating back to the Pharaonic era, in addition to discovering illegal excavation works, searching for unearthed artifacts beneath two houses in Sohag, according to a statement by the Ministry of Interior.