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remit

Law the transfer of a case from one court or jurisdiction to another, esp from an appeal court to an inferior tribunal
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She besought the young fellows never, never to touch a box; and when young Green, of the Rifles, lost a very considerable sum of money, Rebecca passed a whole night in tears, as the servant told the unfortunate young gentleman, and actually went on her knees to her husband to beseech him to remit the debt, and burn the acknowledgement.
Any with this we sat down together, and I told him so much of my story as I thought was convenient, bringing it at last to my being reduced to great poverty, and representing myself as fallen into some company that led me to relieve my distresses by way that I had been utterly unacquainted with, and that they making an attempt at a tradesman's house, I was seized upon for having been but just at the door, the maid-servant pulling me in; that I neither had broke any lock nor taken anything away, and that notwithstanding that, I was brought in guilty and sentenced to die; but that the judges, having been made sensible of the hardship of my circumstances, had obtained leave to remit the sentence upon my consenting to be transported.
If you are in an intelligible condition, I've thirty-five roubles to remit to you, as Semyon Semyonovitch has received from Afanasy Ivanovitch at your mamma's request instructions to that effect, as on previous occasions.
Dick is wild with joy, and my aunt remits me a guinea by the next post.
If he easily pardons, and remits offences, it shows that his mind is planted above injuries; so that he cannot be shot.
NZNO DISTRICT health board (DHB) delegates will be able to run multi-employment collective agreement (MECA) endorsement and ratification meetings, after the AGM narrowly passed a remit calling for training and support for delegates to do so.
The REMIT reporting application is offered through the Impendium Platform, a scalable, secure and built-for-purpose cloud platform that handles the complete lifecycle of REMIT wholesale energy trade reporting from consumption of trade data to reporting to the EU Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (ACER).
YES Remit services are offered across UK, Eurozone, U.
Act 360 of 2009 allows the department to close any business that fails to remit withholding taxes for any three months during a 24-month period.
The remit card has been launched in partnership with State Bank of India and UAE Exchange and Financial Services Ltd.
Ryan Olone, Remit automotive apprentice from Grangetown's CAT UK, is among a team of four apprentices from across the UK and four Remit team members currently on the 12-day visit to Tanzania.
George Osborne, the UK chancellor, has defended changes that he made to Bank of England's remit.