arrest warrant


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Noun1.arrest warrant - a warrant authorizing law enforcement officials to apprehend an offender and bring that person to courtarrest warrant - a warrant authorizing law enforcement officials to apprehend an offender and bring that person to court
warrant - a writ from a court commanding police to perform specified acts
pickup - a warrant to take someone into custody; "put out a pickup on that man"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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An application seeking cancellation of arrest warrants of Musharraf was to be taken up by the court for arguments.
The Commission had issued arrest warrants for Sitara Ayaz last week over accusations of embezzlement and misuse of authority by her as Minister.
He said, at a news conference in the House of Representatives today that the judiciary issued an arrest warrant against him and MP Jawad Hasnawi and a memorandum of bringing against the head-sbloc Bah al-Araji , accusing the Dawa Party of being behind it , with the aim of political targeting, comparing the work of the Dawa Party, now with Bth Party.
Police has issued arrest warrants for two AKEL members in connection with a dodgy land deal, reports said Wednesday.
In a Commons statement, Mrs May confirmed that the fast-track arrest warrant was among 35 EU criminal justice measures the Government would seek to retain.
He added: "The determination of the court does not in any way prevent a fresh application being made for a provisional arrest warrant, taking into account the findings of the court.
The Crown Office said: "We can confirm that a 57-yearold male has been detained in Spain on a European arrest warrant and is the subject of extradition proceedings.
But the arrest warrant is considered as huge embarrassment for Shahabuddin and his PPP.
5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) recently withdrew an arrest warrant against Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, Second Vice President of Equatorial Guinea.
Lafi added that the reason for issuing arrest warrant against him was a desperate attempt by the government to prevent him from taking part in performing the united Friday Prayer in Baghdad and to force him to withdraw from Anbar protest area.
Rawalpindi, May 22 ( ANI ): Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has informed Interpol, the international police agency, that the arrest warrant of former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf, issued by an anti-terrorism court, will remain valid until its compliance, said FIA Senior Public Prosecutor Chaudhry Zulfiqar.
There is one European arrest warrant outstanding for a defendant charged with a sexual offence.