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noun as in imprisonment

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Breyer said that on remand to lower courts, California at least should have the chance to compensate the growers so as to allow the union organizers to maintain access.

Mr McGuinness spent five to six weeks there in 1976 where he was on remand facing a charge of IRA membership.

Al-Ruqai went back to the cells like any other accused killer on remand.

Then, conducted by a warder, he was taken over the flagged courtyard and through long corridors to the remand side of the prison.

Dr. Horbury, on the other hand, had declared that the prisoner showed nothing symptomatic of epilepsy while awaiting remand.

To a little child, whether he is in prison on remand or after conviction is not a subtlety of position he can comprehend.

Defendant asked for a remand to enable him to dispense with legal assistance.

The tall footman was not examined, but was detained by the police under a remand given by the magistrates.


On this page you'll find 74 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to remand, such as: captivity, confinement, custody, incarceration, isolation, and bondage.

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