Writ of prosequend

English translation: Order to appear

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English term or phrase:Writ of prosequend
English translation:Order to appear
Entered by: Elizabeth Lyons

21:08 Apr 12, 2005
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Law/Patents - Law (general) / USA legal system
English term or phrase: Writ of prosequend
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Andrea Horen
Argentina
Local time: 17:52
Order to appear
Explanation:
It is most often used as a writ of habeas corpus ad prosequendum -
A writ of the court ordering that a defendant be brought before the court to testify.

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Elizabeth Lyons
United States
Local time: 13:52
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writ of prosequend
Order to appear


Explanation:
It is most often used as a writ of habeas corpus ad prosequendum -
A writ of the court ordering that a defendant be brought before the court to testify.



Elizabeth Lyons
United States
Local time: 13:52
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4

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agree  Mihaela Brooks
9 mins
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agree  humbird: Yes, bring his "own body" before the court, namely prosecuter.
1 hr
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agree  marybro: Writ of habeas corpus ad prosequendum see...http://www.wethepeoplema.com/Members/glossary.htm#W
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agree  Can Altinbay
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agree  Anna Maria Augustine at proZ.com (X)
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