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prosecution

1. 
a. the institution and conduct of legal proceedings against a person
b. the proceedings brought in the name of the Crown to put an accused on trial
2. the lawyers acting for the Crown to put the case against a person
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If you feel that way, I should like to get a lawyer to prosecute the case," said Watson.
I am paid by the People to prosecute, and prosecute I will.
WASHINGTON, Jan 18 (KUNA) -- The United States reiterated its call, late last year, for Pakistan to prosecute Hafiz Saeed, the accused mastermind behind the 2008 Mumbai attacks on Thursday.
Summary: Mumbai [India], December 22 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Friday rejected the Maharashtra governor's sanction to prosecute senior Congress leader and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in Adarsh Scam.
According to Fari, the corps is mandated by the amended NSCDC Act 2007 to prosecute criminal offenders, hence the need to train prosecutors to handle criminal cases recorded by the corps.
The Pensions Regulator has pledged to flex its muscles recently, saying in July that it "will not hesitate" to prosecute companies or individuals if they refuse to hand over information.
While the decision to declare ISIS committed genocide is significant, it will be difficult for the international community to find a way to prosecute the militants.
Labour's Vera Baird, bidding to be elected Police Commissioner in elections this November, said not enough is done to prosecute those abusing their partners.
Once they finish their criminal investigations they give to the Prosecutor General to prosecute.
He said: "The general approach we've taken is to steer a careful course between protecting the vulnerable from those that might gain from hastening their death but also identifying those cases where nobody really thinks it's in the public interest to prosecute.
has issued new guidelines that lower the recommended age at which stores prosecute first-time shoplifters.
The police cannot prosecute speeding without camera evidence.