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remand

1. the sending of a prisoner or accused person back into custody (or sometimes admitting him to bail) to await trial or continuation of his trial
2. on remand in custody or on bail awaiting trial or completion of one's trial
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He remanded me at once for the production of the witness, expressing, at the same time, his willingness to take bail for my reappearance if I could produce one responsible surety to offer it.
Harper did not appear, however, until after the prisoner, feeling very weak and ill, had been hailed into court and remanded at five hundred dollars' bail to await the result of his victim's injuries.
Had I been remanded to my dungeon, to await the next sacrifice, which would not take place for many months?
As to Mr Squeers, he had, that morning, undergone a private examination before a magistrate; and, being unable to account satisfactorily for his possession of the deed or his companionship with Mrs Sliderskew, had been, with her, remanded for a week.
Sauntering or sitting about, in every possible attitude of listless idleness, were a great number of debtors, the major part of whom were waiting in prison until their day of 'going up' before the Insolvent Court should arrive; while others had been remanded for various terms, which they were idling away as they best could.
He was brought up and remanded for further inquiries."
NAB had requested for an extension of 15 days in the physical remand of Hamza, which the PML-N leader's lawyer rejected and said there was no need of.
ISLAMABAD -- An Accountability Court of Islamabad on Monday extended the physical remand of former President and Co-Chairperson of PPP Asif Ali Zardari in the money laundering through fake accounts case.
LAHORE -- An accountability court (AC) has extended the remand of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) stalwart and opposition leader in Punjab Assembly Hamza Shehbaz Sharif for 10 days, media reported.
ISLAMABAD -- An accountability court on Friday extended the physical remand of Omni Group CEO Abdul Ghani Majeed in the custody of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) by seven days in the money laundering and fake bank accounts case.
LAHORE: An accountability court on Friday extended physical remand of two accused, involved in money laundering for Shehbaz Sharif family, till May 2.
LAHORE -- An accountability court in Lahore on Saturday sent the Khwaja brothers to jail on 14-day judicial remand after rejecting the National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) request for an extension in the physical remand of the two in the Paragon Housing scam case.