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  • nounwrit
  • verbissue a writ

synonyms for subpoena

  • decree
  • mandate
  • summons
  • warrant
  • command
  • court order
  • written order
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Earlier in the day, Johnson’s panel voted to authorize subpoenas in its probe targeting former Obama administration officials.
TRUMP CONTRADICTS CDC DIRECTOR ON VACCINE; BIDEN SAYS AMERICANS SHOULDN’T TRUST TRUMPCOLBY ITKOWITZ, FELICIA SONMEZ, JOHN WAGNERSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The new subpoena seeks those documents as well as another ethics opinion provided to Emanuel.
“COVER UP”: HOUSE DEMOCRATS SUBPOENA DOCUMENTS THAT NLRB REFUSED TO SHARE IN ETHICS INVESTIGATIONBY IAN MACDOUGALLSEPTEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
Intuit produced half a million pages of documents in response to the FTC’s first civil investigative demand — a kind of subpoena — last year.
THE FTC IS INVESTIGATING INTUIT OVER TURBOTAX PRACTICESBY JUSTIN ELLIOTTSEPTEMBER 8, 2020PROPUBLICA
A judge last week threw out the president’s lawsuit to block the subpoenas on the grounds that they were too broad.
NEW YORK’S AG IS INVESTIGATING WHETHER TRUMP’S COMPANY FALSELY REPORTED ASSET VALUATIONS TO GET LOANSLEE CLIFFORDAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
With subpoenas arriving at NASA and Boeing, we have an idea of how serious this episode might become.
BEHIND THE CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION INTO NASA’S MOON LANDER SHOPPINGTIM FERNHOLZAUGUST 20, 2020QUARTZ
The November ballot will contain a measure to establish a police review commission with subpoena power and the independence to review complaints against officers in the San Diego Police Department.
AN OFFICER’S WORD SHOULDN’T BE THE LAST WORDANDREW TAYLORAUGUST 19, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In Newark, New Jersey, the board can issue subpoenas, hold hearings and investigate misconduct.
POLICE OFFICERS ACCUSED OF BRUTAL VIOLENCE OFTEN HAVE A HISTORY OF COMPLAINTS BY CITIZENSLGBTQ-EDITORJUNE 1, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
There are others who are inclined towards elaborate plots as Sam Weller was to the "'rig'nal" of his subpoena.
THE ENGLISH NOVELGEORGE SAINTSBURY
In the interim he bought a ticket, supped, reflected, counted his money and studied the subpoena.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
Saul Aronson's jaw dropped and the subpoena began to burn a hole in his pocket.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
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WORDS RELATED TO SUBPOENA

  • amendment
  • announcement
  • bill
  • clause
  • code
  • commitment
  • decree
  • edict
  • enactment
  • judgment
  • law
  • measure
  • order
  • ordinance
  • resolution
  • statute
  • subpoena
  • summons
  • verdict
  • warrant
  • writ
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