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Procurator Fiscal (redirected from Procurators fiscal)
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(Law) (in Scotland) a legal officer who performs the functions of public prosecutor and coroner. Sometimes shortened to: fiscal
Procurator Fiscal [ˈprɒkjʊˌreɪtəˈfɪskəl] n
) → procuratore m
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will be told that where offences have been motivated by a reaction to the crash, there will be a presumption in favour of criminal proceedings.
The powers available to procurators fiscal
were extended last year.
He said: "These trends indicate these charges continue to be taken seriously by Procurators Fiscal
and the most suitable course of action sought for each case.