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brought to justice

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  • brought to justice — punished for wrongdoing, tried in court …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Brought to trial — means to calendar a legal case for a hearing, or to bring a defendant to the bar of justice. The simplest definition is the commencement of the trial in a court by formally calling and swearing in of the witnesses to initiate the trial… …   Wikipedia

  • justice — [[t]ʤʌ̱stɪs[/t]] ♦♦ justices 1) N UNCOUNT Justice is fairness in the way that people are treated. He has a good overall sense of justice and fairness... He only wants freedom, justice and equality... There is no justice in this world! 2) N… …   English dictionary

  • justice — justiceless, adj. /jus tis/, n. 1. the quality of being just; righteousness, equitableness, or moral rightness: to uphold the justice of a cause. 2. rightfulness or lawfulness, as of a claim or title; justness of ground or reason: to complain… …   Universalium

  • justice — 01. I don t believe that [justice] means that we should execute murderers. That is simply revenge, which is quite different. 02. Do you think that life in prison is a [just] punishment for a murder committed by a fourteen year old boy? 03. As… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • justice — jus|tice W2 [ˈdʒʌstıs] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(system of judgement)¦ 2¦(fairness)¦ 3¦(being right)¦ 4 do justice to somebody/something 5 do yourself justice 6 justice has been done/served 7¦(judge)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1100 1200; : Old French; Origin …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • justice — jus|tice [ dʒʌstıs ] noun *** 1. ) uncount the fact that something is reasonable and fair: He appealed to their sense of justice. Campaigners are convinced of the justice of their cause. a ) treatment of people that is fair and morally right: the …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • justice — n. 1 just conduct. 2 fairness. 3 the exercise of authority in the maintenance of right. 4 judicial proceedings (was duly brought to justice; the Court of Justice). 5 a a magistrate. b a judge, esp. (in England) of the Supreme Court of Judicature …   Useful english dictionary

  • Justice — n. 1 just conduct. 2 fairness. 3 the exercise of authority in the maintenance of right. 4 judicial proceedings (was duly brought to justice; the Court of Justice). 5 a a magistrate. b a judge, esp. (in England) of the Supreme Court of Judicature …   Useful english dictionary

  • justice*/*/ — [ˈdʒʌstɪs] noun [U] 1) treatment of people that is fair and morally right Ant: injustice The people want peace and justice.[/ex] Victims are calling for justice.[/ex] 2) the legal process of judging and punishing people the criminal justice… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Justice — • In its ordinary and proper sense, signifiies the most important of the cardinal virtues Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Justice     Justice      …   Catholic encyclopedia


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