Court marshal

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Court marshal one who acts as marshal for a court.
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Usage

In literature:

He was the Grand Marshal of the Court and Minister of the Imperial Household.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
The Marshal had chosen to make the Court-room a slave jail.
"Report of the Proceedings at the Examination of Charles G. Davis, Esq., on the Charge of Aiding and Abetting in the Rescue of a Fugitive Slave" by Various
The office of marshal in the high court is represented in this court by a serjeant, who also bears a silver oar.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 4" by Various
There were, to wit, the bishops, the ladies of the court, the marshals and the bastards, the ministers and many others.
"In the Day of Adversity" by John Bloundelle-Burton
The Court Marshal von Sch.
"Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. II." by Gustav Freytag
The thirty-third governor duly appointed by decree of the Spanish court, dated December 15, 1715, was the Field-marshal Don Vicente Raja.
"The History of Cuba, vol. 1" by Willis Fletcher Johnson
Marshal Catinat, although little regarded at court, had a large party in the army without making any effort to obtain it.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 4 (of 10)" by Fran├žois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Amid a throng of boys and girls, the most remarkable were two sons of the marshal of the court.
"Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship and Travels, Vol. I (of 2)" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I had only to make a visit to the Court-Marshal, and beg of him to present me to the Prince.
"The Devil's Elixir" by E. T. A. Hoffmann
The new governor appointed by the court of Madrid for Cuba was the Field Marshal Senor Baylio D. Antonio Maria Buccarelli, a native of Sevilla.
"The History of Cuba, vol. 2" by Willis Fletcher Johnson
The equity system of this court was too little developed to enable us to say what Marshall would have been as a chancellor.
"Homes of American Statesmen" by Various
The great chief justice, John Marshall, wrote the opinion of the court which held the act of Congress null and void.
"Government in the United States" by James Wilford Garner
With the Supreme Court, answered Marshall; for this is essentially a judicial function.
"Thomas Jefferson" by Gilbert Chinard
Once more, in a week's time, the court wore its former aspect, the characters were all marshalled for the final act.
"From Veldt Camp Fires" by H.A. Bryden
Marshall's name first appears in the reports of the cases decided by the Virginia Court of Appeals in 1786.
"The Life of John Marshall (Volume 1 of 4)" by Albert J. Beveridge
Thereupon Marshall left the polls and went to the court-house to make an argument in a case then pending.
"The Life of John Marshall (Volume 2 of 4)" by Albert J. Beveridge
The other members of the Supreme Court, however, had not the courage to adopt the heroic course Marshall recommended.
"The Life of John Marshall Volume 3 of 4" by Albert J. Beveridge
On March 6, 1819, before a few spectators, mostly lawyers with business before the court, Marshall read his opinion.
"The Life of John Marshall Volume 4 of 4" by Albert J. Beveridge
He saw John Marshall presiding over the Supreme Court.
"The Friendly Club and Other Portraits" by Francis Parsons
He refused, however, to be a member of the court which tried Marshal Ney.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 5" by Various
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In poetry:

Unquestioned those, efficient these,
All costs and fees enforced,
The Court now orders and decrees
John Marshall is divorced.
"John Marshall's Divorce" by Samuel Alfred Beadle

In news:

The trial of former North Marshall Water Superintendent Brad Anderson has been removed from Monday's Marshall County Circuit Court docket according to Judge Dennis Foust.
A guilty plea Friday in Lincoln County will return the Marshall County Circuit Court schedule to normal for the month of September, according to a spokeswoman in Judge Robert Crigler's office.
The Paducah Sun reports formal sentencing for Tiffany Pittman was set for Monday in Marshall Circuit Court.
Carlton Jones alleges in a suit moved to Fresno federal court this month that former chief Randy Bruegman and Don MacAlpine, who is deputy fire marshal for the city, denied him a promotion to captain.
Nineteen-year-old Marquis Marshall was scheduled to appear in court for a previous crime, stealing 2 12-packs of beer from Walmart.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission sued Matthew Marshall Taylor in federal court Thursday.
A Marshall County man authorities said sexually assaulted five young girls was in court Wednesday morning.
Moments after his team humiliated No 15 Creighton on its home court, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall sat before a throng of reporters and smirked.
Man Accused of Spitting at US Marshal Makes Court Appearance.
An appeals court ruled Wednesday against the Tulsa World in its effort to obtain mug shots from the US Marshals Service under the federal Freedom of Information Act.
Answers in a court case surrounding the surprise shooting of a Waterloo deputy marshal will have to wait.
24 YEAR OLD VICTOR VANORDEN AND 21 YEAR OLD KELLI MARSHALL OF AUSTIN, TEXAS WERE ARRAIGNED IN WOODBURY COUNTY DISTRICT COURT.
"We're here in force today to make sure these stamps are a popular sellout," said Thurgood Marshall Jr, chairman of the board of governors of the US Postal Service and son of the former US Supreme Court justice.
Clark County District Court marshals subdue Clark County Detention Center inmate Ryan Thorsen in the courtroom of Judge Michael Villani on Oct 1.
Butte County Superior Court Judge James Reilley set the date Wednesday for Christopher James McCarty, 32, according to McCarty's attorney, Robert Marshall.
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