judicial proceeding


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n judicial proceeding a legal proceeding in a court; a judicial contest to determine and enforce legal rights
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In literature:

This regulation was subsequently modified with respect to judicial proceedings; for the legislature was the court of the last resort.
"The Life of George Washington, Vol. 1 (of 5)" by John Marshall
Judicial proceedings against Colenso, 503-505.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
Wherefore stand by me, prevent judicial proceedings from going on regarding money.
"The History of Rome, Books 01 to 08" by Titus Livius
Thoughtful men who reverenced the safeguard known to civil judicial proceedings were appalled.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander
Such judicial proceedings as could be had against the lynchers broke down completely.
"History of the United States, Volume 5" by E. Benjamin Andrews
I will consider what may be the most judicious method of proceeding.
"Japhet in Search of a Father" by Frederick Marryat
To take judicial proceedings against accessories to the plot of June 28 who are on Serbian territory.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume I (of 8)" by Various
For how could anything else be expected but that the judicial proceedings prepared several years before would now be put in force?
"A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke
The general belief here is that judicial proceedings are out of the question during the continuance of hostilities.
"My Three Years in America" by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
He was wont to sit beside me during that operation, and watch proceedings with absorbed and judicial interest.
"Two Wyoming Girls and Their Homestead Claim" by Carrie L. Marshall
The publication of judicial proceedings is conditionally privileged.
"Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman" by Albert Sidney Bolles
The publication of the letter to Mr. Staunton, in so many journals, was a judicious proceeding.
"The Exploits and Triumphs, in Europe, of Paul Morphy, the Chess Champion" by Frederick Milnes Edge
The recognition throughout the commonwealth of the laws, the public acts and records, and the judicial proceedings of the states.
"Australasian Democracy" by Henry de R. Walker
At the same time he busied himself with those preliminary steps necessary before entering on the judicial proceedings of the divorce.
"Success and How He Won It" by E. Werner
In England all judicial proceedings are conducted with the utmost punctuality, and everything went off as I had arranged.
"The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt, Vol. V (of VI), "In London and Moscow" The First Complete and Unabridged English Translation, Illustrated with Old Engravings" by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
Internment in a city of refuge was a sober and judicial proceeding.
"The Trial of Jesus from a Lawyer's Standpoint, Vol. I (of II)" by Walter M. Chandler
On the other hand, Herod was too frivolous to conduct from beginning to end a solemn judicial proceeding.
"The Trial of Jesus from a Lawyer's Standpoint, Vol. II (of II)" by Walter M. Chandler
Still, in this marvellous maze of mystery, I saw that it was not at all a judicious proceeding to show my hand.
"In White Raiment" by William Le Queux
Legislatures, and to the records and judicial proceedings of the Courts and magistrates of every other State.
"The Journal of the Debates in the Convention which framed the Constitution of the United States, Volume II (of 2)" by James Madison
Contraras opened the proceedings in his most judicial manner.
"Whither Thou Goest" by William Le Queux

In news:

Where defendants were awarded summary judgment on judicial estoppel grounds, that was proper in light of the plaintiffs' failure to disclose the existence of their claims in the course of a bankruptcy proceeding.
When may a party or the court deny the press or public access to judicial proceedings or records.
Two people were jailed this week after pleas were entered to Judge Glen Harrison during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings.
The petition filed in the Wells County Superior Court for a judicial review of the Area Plan Commission's decision to allow Apex Wind Energy to proceed with its wind farm development has been dismissed.
Three were jailed and four were given community supervision this week after guilty pleas were made to Judge David Hall during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings.
Two men pled guilty to Judge Glen Harrison during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings on Monday, July 30, 2012.
This refers to books documenting the judicial proceedings of a murder trial.
One plea entered during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings on Monday, July 23, 2012.
One person entered a plea to Judge Glen Harrison during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings on Monday, July 23, 2012.
Both administrative and judicial proceedings provide ways to obtain genetic testing that may eventually result in court orders for child support.
Several have entered guilty pleas this week to Judge Glen Harrison during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings, prosecuted by District Attorney Ann Reed and Assistant District Attorney C Barrett Thomas.