military court

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n military court a judicial court of commissioned officers for the discipline and punishment of military personnel
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Usage

In literature:

Better to be found guilty by the court and inflicted with the usual military discipline.
"The Loyalist" by James Francis Barrett
Bragg ordered him court martialled for this breach of military etiquette.
"A History of Lumsden's Battery, C.S.A." by George Little
The customary courts-martial and military executions followed.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
There he could protect the court with an ample military force.
"Louis XIV., Makers of History Series" by John S. C. Abbott
Within it was the court of the military government.
"The Critic in the Orient" by George Hamlin Fitch
Still more so is this the case with the professions of notary, usher of the courts, attorneys, and military men.
"Criminal Man" by Gina Lombroso-Ferrero
Courts of justice, hospitals, seminaries, and military posts were established.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 4, No. 5, November, 1863" by Various
They thus furnished themselves with a court and military nobility, in all things devoted to their will.
"Woman under socialism" by August Bebel
Military courts, called military collegiums, are appointed by the Presidium of the People's Assembly to operate at the district level.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
They'll hold a military court and use that map as evidence.
"Dave Dawson at Dunkirk" by Robert Sydney Bowen
If he is on duty with the military, a court may remove his rank.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Cornwallis had gotten between him and a large deposit of military stores at Albemarle Old Court-house.
"The Student's Life of Washington; Condensed from the Larger Work of Washington Irving" by Washington Irving
Military courts of honour are abolished.
"The New Germany" by George Young
The military court appointed to try him declared itself unable to try a peer of France.
"Napoleon's Marshals" by R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Washington was a man of noble presence, six feet two in height, of dignified and courtly manners and a noble military air.
"The Story of American History" by Albert F. Blaisdell
Among other noteworthy buildings are the county court, education offices and military drill hall.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
I would be afraid, above all, of displeasing the other military chiefs and high dignitaries of our court.
"The Pocket Bible or Christian the Printer" by Eugène Sue
Any soldier who violates this rule may be tried by a military court and punished.
"Manual for Noncommissioned Officers and Privates of Cavalry of the Army" by U. S. War Department
If their court is a Military Police Court, you are Commander-in-Chief.
"A Song of a Single Note" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
The court ladies made one more attempt to take the mummy from the priests; again were heard all the choruses and the military music.
"The Pharaoh and the Priest" by Alexander Glovatski
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In poetry:

When list'ning, with suspended breath,
A wretch his dreadful sentence hears,
In Martial Court, where worse than Death
The Military Culprit fears.
"The Culprit" by Nathaniel Bloomfield

In news:

Following the Supreme Court's decision to strike down the Stolen Valor Act, the Department of Defense has started a database of recipients of the top three military awards.
A British Royal Navy submariner admitted in court on Tuesday that he met two men he thought were Russian agents to pass on military secrets, including the sailing dates of British nuclear submarines.
A military appeals court abruptly halted Wednesday's plea hearing for Maj.
The military judge in the 9/11 trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and others granted a government request to make all mention of alleged torture in the court classified.
Testimony has ended in the military court proceeding at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state.
The Israeli military calculated the number of calories residents of Gaza needed to avoid malnutrition during Israel's embargo from 2007 to 2010, according to a document released Wednesday under court order.
US should minimize military aid to Central America , strengthen courts, police.
Supreme Court reinstates military class-action lawsuit.
Now that the Obama administration has abandoned the idea of civilian-court trials for detainees, it wants to promote confidence in the military tribunal system at Guantánamo.
Military jury convicts Lackland instructor on two of four counts in sex-scandal court-martial .
Survivors of a shooting rampage in Afghanistan testify before a military court.
FORT WORTH, Texas — The trial of the Army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage will go forward , according to a military appeals court ruling Monday.
A section of the Parchin military facility in Iran is pictured in this August 22, 2012 DigitalGlobe handout satellite image REUTERS/Courtes.
The five accused al Qaeda terrorists who disrupted their military tribunal hearing yesterday don't have another court date for at least five weeks.
I wonder how many military men/women he court-martialed for adultery and conduct unbecoming an officer.
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