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  • as intown hall
  • as incourt

synonyms for courthouse

  • city center
  • town house
  • city government
  • municipal building
  • municipal center
  • municipal government
  • town government
  • tribunal
  • bench
  • bar
  • city hall
  • law court
  • courtroom
  • county courthouse
  • federal building
  • hall of justice
  • justice building
  • municipal building
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How to use courthouse in a sentence

While lawyers have the power to strike potential jurors before a trial, local jurisdictions have quite a bit of say over how they get their initial jury pool that arrives to the courthouse.
MORNING REPORT: FEDERAL COURT’S JURY SELECTION PLAN DRAWS SCRUTINYVOICE OF SAN DIEGOJANUARY 22, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
After the suspects started talking about a plot to attack a courthouse, agents arrested them, according to the court papers.
GLOBAL RIGHT-WING EXTREMISM NETWORKS ARE GROWING. THE U.S. IS JUST NOW CATCHING UP.BY SEBASTIAN ROTELLAJANUARY 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
It’s just not on a courthouse lawn that is supposed to be about liberty and justice.
ACTIVISTS PROMISE TO CONTINUE FIGHT AGAINST ‘TALBOT BOYS’ CONFEDERATE MONUMENTJONATHAN M. PITTSJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Landlords have responded by filing hundreds of thousands of eviction notices at local courthouses around the country, cases that are ready to advance once moratoriums are no longer in place.
STRUGGLING RENTERS FACE AVALANCHE OF EVICTIONS WITHOUT FEDERAL AIDJONATHAN O'CONNELL, ANU NARAYANSWAMYDECEMBER 25, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The third, a 16-year-old named Michael, was released from detention in October following charges for possession of a stolen vehicle, reckless discharge of a firearm and trying to escape from the courthouse.
JUDGES ARE LOCKING UP CHILDREN FOR NONCRIMINAL OFFENSES LIKE REPEATEDLY DISOBEYING THEIR PARENTS AND SKIPPING SCHOOLBY JODI S. COHEN AND DUAA ELDEIBDECEMBER 22, 2020PROPUBLICA
The idea of justice is highly contested in Graham, with a strong racial divide, and I think the closure of the courthouse allows those ideas to grow even stronger, with no way to check.
A NORTH CAROLINA JUDGE IS BLOCKING JOURNALISTS FROM HIS COURTROOM. ONE OBJECTED — AND GOT HANDCUFFED.ELAHE IZADI, MARK BERMANDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
For weeks this summer, tensions grew, first when federal law enforcement officers arrived to protect the downtown federal courthouse and used more force, and more quickly, than city police officers had.
NEW EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS: FEDS DIDN’T IDENTIFY THEMSELVES BEFORE OPENING FIRE ON PORTLAND ANTIFA SUSPECTBY BRYAN DENSON FOR PROPUBLICA AND CONRAD WILSON, OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTINGOCTOBER 13, 2020PROPUBLICA
With more arrests came a need for more courthouses, judges, prosecutors and public defenders.
IN FLORIDA, THE GUTTING OF A LANDMARK LAW LEAVES FEW FELONS LIKELY TO VOTEBY LAWRENCE MOWER AND LANGSTON TAYLOR, MIAMI HERALD AND TAMPA BAY TIMESOCTOBER 7, 2020PROPUBLICA
He employed no staff to go to the courthouse to check case files or talk to prosecutors or clients about the performance of defense attorneys, according to interviews with longtime observers of the commission.
MAINE HIRES LAWYERS WITH CRIMINAL RECORDS TO DEFEND ITS POOREST RESIDENTSBY SAMANTHA HOGAN, THE MAINE MONITOR, WITH DATA ANALYSIS BY AGNEL PHILIPOCTOBER 6, 2020PROPUBLICA
She knew she should answer the complaint by going to the courthouse, but she was wary of going there during the pandemic and wasn’t even sure whether it was open.
DEBT COLLECTORS HAVE MADE A FORTUNE THIS YEAR. NOW THEY’RE COMING FOR MORE.BY PAUL KIEL AND JEFF ERNSTHAUSENOCTOBER 5, 2020PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO COURTHOUSE

  • bar
  • bench
  • city hall
  • county courthouse
  • courthouse
  • courtroom
  • federal building
  • hall of justice
  • justice building
  • law court
  • municipal building
  • tribunal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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