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tipstaff

a court official having miscellaneous duties, mostly concerned with the maintenance of order in court
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Here they stopped, while the tipstaff delivered his papers; and here Mr.
A man, who had tried to force his way past the tipstaffs, was being violently ejected, and, as he disappeared, he waved a paper toward Mr.
The four-year-old Azamour gelding, which raced twice on the flat for Michael Halford and the Aga Khan, finishing fourth to Tipstaff in a Navan maiden in the October of his two-year-old season, was bought for [euro]65,000 in November.
Jim Bolger, who last won the race with Wexford Town three years ago, runs Tipstaff, who was third in a Listed contest last season and makes his seasonal reappearance.
The other conditions race on the card might fall to the lightly-raced Tipstaff.
of Tipstaff was to be abolished and that the salaries of Associates were
Before the formation of the police force in 1829, the tipstaff, as the official carrying what in effect was a sceptre of office, was called, was a private citizen appointed by magistrates or a parish council to enforce the law and apprehend criminals.
Among them is a Victorian brass and ebony handled tipstaff, the gilt crown surmounting a gilt plate engraved "Constable 3 Cardiff", which is estimated at PS300-PS400, while a George III example, inset, painted with the date "1793", the "GR3" cipher and the Newcastle Upon Tyne coat of arms, is inscribed "J.
Before the formation left, " of the police force in 1829, the tipstaff, as the official carrying what in effect was a sceptre of office, was called, was a private citizen appointed by magistrates or a parish council to enforce the law and apprehend criminals.
1) * BAS, LLB (Hons) University of Western Sydney, Tipstaff to the Honourable Justice Geoff Lindsay (Probate & Protective List Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales).
25) The travelling costs for the Court's pending visit to Brisbane in late May would be provided but limited to support the provision of one associate and one tipstaff for the full Court rather than the usual three associates and three tipstaves.
Both were allowed 15 minutes with their loved ones before the court tipstaff led them away to the cells at the Royal Courts of Justice.