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Verdict

Dom, utlåtande

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Drop a case

Släppa ett fall

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Sentence

Dom, utslag (noun)
Döma, avkunna dom över

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Prosecution

Åtal

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Appear before inquiry

Inställa sig inför utredning

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Construction job

Anläggningsjobb, byggjobb

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Bli villkorligt frigiven

To be granted parole

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Juror

Jurymedlem

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Magistrate

Domare
A civil officer or lay judge who administers the law, esp one who conducts a court that deals with minor offenses and holds preliminary hearings for more serious ones.

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Felony

Grov förbrytelse
A crime typically involving violence, regarded as more serious than a misdemeanor, and usually punishable by imprisonment for more than one year or by death

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Misdemeanor

Förseelse
A minor wrongdoing

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Sedition

Uppvigling

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Foul play

Unfair play in a game or sport

Unlawful or dishonest behavior, in particular violent crime resulting in another's death.

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Arrested on suspicion on terrorist offences
Offence

Brott, överträdelse, förseelse

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Bring a case to court

Väcka talan vid domstol

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Parole

Villkorlig frigivning
Eg he has been released on parole

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Hearing

An opportunity to state one's case
Utfrågning

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Följa lagen

Comply with the law

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Assault

Överfall, angrepp
A physical attack
A concerted attempt to do smth demanding (a winter assault on Mt Everest)

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Detention

Arrest, frihetsberövande

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Acquit

Frias
Acquitted - friades

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Misshandel

Assault

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Foul play

Bedrägeri, unfair play in a game or sport, fusk