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22:12 Jan 22, 2000
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
Dutch term or phrase: openbaar ministerie
een strafvervolging door het openbaar ministerie
J.W. Naeij
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Summary of answers provided
narequest
Evert DELOOF-SYS
naprosecuted by the Prosecutor - GeneralJohn Krolis
naOM - Public Prosecutions Department
Astrid Homan
napublic prosecutorAndrew Van den Abeele
napublic prosector's officePeter Thomson


  

Answers


4 hrs
public prosector's office


Explanation:
it is also known in some countries (Scotland for example) as the Procurator Fiscal's Office.
Hope it helps, good luck

You'll find it in Van Dale

Peter Thomson



Peter Thomson
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18 hrs
public prosecutor


Explanation:
It is the equivalent of what in court the Britishwill call "the Crown" and the Americans 'the People".

Andrew Van den Abeele
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21 hrs
OM - Public Prosecutions Department


Explanation:
in this case, since it is the entity which is performing the action, it would be appropriate to use the phrase PUBLIC PROSECUTOR.
As per the Juridisch Lexicon Nederlands-Engels.


Astrid Homan
United States
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1 day8 hrs
prosecuted by the Prosecutor - General


Explanation:
Prosecutor General's Office
or
General Prosecutor




John Krolis
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1 day13 hrs
request


Explanation:
Dear Sir,

Last Sunday I've sent you three different translations for three of your translation requests.
Please acknowledge receipt, as I couldn' t find my answers listed in 'proposed answers'

Kind regards

eds@deltra.be

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
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