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Das Gericht zog sich zur Beratung zurück

English translation: “The court withdrew to deliberate” or “the court withdrew for deliberations”

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German term or phrase:Das Gericht zog sich zur Beratung zurück
English translation:“The court withdrew to deliberate” or “the court withdrew for deliberations”
Entered by: Fuad Yahya
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08:23 Apr 21, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
German term or phrase: Das Gericht zog sich zur Beratung zurück
to have a discussion in a chamber?

context: Vor der Urteilsverkündung
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“The court withdrew to deliberate” or “the court withdrew for deliberations”
Explanation:
Both expressions are commonly used. Here are some citations showing these expressions in context:


http://www.uni-tuebingen.de/kirchenrecht/nomokanon/urteile/e...

“Having heard the evidence and the parties' submissions on the question of the applicant's guilt, the court withdrew for deliberations. After the deliberations the President announced the verdict. The applicant was acquitted...”


http://www.echr.coe.int/Eng/informationnotes/INFONOTENo04.ht...

“The record of the hearing of 5 May 1997 shows that the court withdrew to deliberate in private immediately on refusing the application for an adjournment, so that there had been no further oral argument.”


http://chicagotribune.com/news/metro/chicago/ws/item/0,1308,...

“As the court withdrew to deliberate in secret, election officials across Florida stood ready Monday to resume the recount.”


http://www.amnesty.org/ailib/aipub/1994/EUR/390394.EUR.txt

“After the intervention of the Deputy Attorney General the Court withdrew to deliberate and later announced their decision to adjourn the hearing until 5 July 1994.”


I hope these citations fit in with your context.

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Summary of answers provided
nacourt adjourned for deliberationUschi (Ursula) Walke
na“The court withdrew to deliberate” or “the court withdrew for deliberations”Fuad Yahya
nain camera
Johanna Timm, PhD
naThe court withdrew to consider (its decision)roadnotes
nathe court withdrew for deliberations
Kim Metzger


  

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7 mins
the court withdrew for deliberations


Explanation:
I don't know if this expression is also used in UK English.


    Bilingual background
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 18:06
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 1212

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2 hrs
The court withdrew to consider (its decision)


Explanation:
suggestion...

roadnotes
Germany
Local time: 01:06
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2 hrs
in camera


Explanation:
the court convened( held a discussion) in camera


prof.experience:translations of numerous court proceedings


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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 16:06
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9 hrs
“The court withdrew to deliberate” or “the court withdrew for deliberations”


Explanation:
Both expressions are commonly used. Here are some citations showing these expressions in context:


http://www.uni-tuebingen.de/kirchenrecht/nomokanon/urteile/e...

“Having heard the evidence and the parties' submissions on the question of the applicant's guilt, the court withdrew for deliberations. After the deliberations the President announced the verdict. The applicant was acquitted...”


http://www.echr.coe.int/Eng/informationnotes/INFONOTENo04.ht...

“The record of the hearing of 5 May 1997 shows that the court withdrew to deliberate in private immediately on refusing the application for an adjournment, so that there had been no further oral argument.”


http://chicagotribune.com/news/metro/chicago/ws/item/0,1308,...

“As the court withdrew to deliberate in secret, election officials across Florida stood ready Monday to resume the recount.”


http://www.amnesty.org/ailib/aipub/1994/EUR/390394.EUR.txt

“After the intervention of the Deputy Attorney General the Court withdrew to deliberate and later announced their decision to adjourn the hearing until 5 July 1994.”


I hope these citations fit in with your context.

Fuad


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Fuad Yahya
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Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
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10 hrs
court adjourned for deliberation


Explanation:
hope this fits. The context seems to be similar to the following:

'It's been only five minutes since court adjourned for deliberation, but jurors have already come back with a decision ... '

HTH


    Reference: http://services.greeleytrib.com/education/000513_edu_trial.s...
Uschi (Ursula) Walke
Local time: 10:06
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4

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