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Conllevará por contera al archivo

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03:50 Mar 25, 2018
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Law/Patents - Law (general) / Archivo de las diligencias por desistimiento (Colombia)
Spanish term or phrase: Conllevará por contera al archivo
...se avala en un todo su decisión, que conllevará por contera al archivo definitivo de esta indagación.

Muchas gracias.
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3(charge/s) left to lie on the file
3and shall be filed (in court records) in conclusion of this inquiry
David Hollywood



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and shall be filed (in court records) in conclusion of this inquiry

I woukd say

Note added at 19 mins (2018-03-25 04:09:31 GMT)

you've given us a real mouthful here, so let's see how others break it up...

Note added at 20 mins (2018-03-25 04:10:22 GMT)

and should read "would" of course

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neutral  Sandro Tomasi: Have no idea how to translate "conllevará por contera," but archivo definitivo is dismissal with prejudice, and indagación would need something more to give the civil-law proceeding some meaning, e.g., preliminary judicial investigation.
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(charge/s) left to lie on the file

I am presuming that this relates to a criminal charge.
I admit that my suggested translation is wording used in UK (specifically England & Wales moreso than Scotland). It essentially means that there is no verdict, but neither is there a formal acqittal of the defendant.

Asker does not say which EN-spkg country the translation is for.

I haven't had time to research the situation in Colombia, where it is possible that there may be "variations" of this outcome.
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