compulsory process


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Noun1.compulsory process - the right of a defendant to have a court use its subpoena power to compel the appearance of material witnesses before the court
legal right - a right based in law
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In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his defense.
In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the Assistance of Counsel for his defence [sic].
Contract notice: Assistance in the collection procedures for debt collection proceedings for collection and printing, folding and delivery of notices of compulsory process and periodic receipts taxes of the city of pamplona.
The above hypothetical is a typical situation Article 32 officers are likely to confront, and raises some interesting questions for military justice practitioners as they begin to grapple with issuing subpoenas under their new compulsory process powers.
The complaint for damages includes Deprivation of Civil Rights, including Violation of Compulsory Process and the Right to a Fair Trial; Joint Action and Conspiracy to Interfere with Civil Rights; and Declaratory Relief with a demand for a jury trial.
adversarial procedures such as confrontation, compulsory process, and
Based on 2009 financial and nutrition information collected through subpoena-like compulsory process orders from 48 major food and drink marketers, including the likes of Coca-Cola, ConAgra Foods, Del Monte, Mars, McDonald's and PepsiCo, the report finds only "modest improvements.
In other words, despite the fact that the state was going through a voluntary or compulsory process of confronting its past sins, the PKK, a terrorist organization had killed not only thousands of innocent people, but also many of its members never went through such a process of self-contemplation or self-questioning.
This edition has new and expanded sections on areas such as bail, double jeopardy, plea bargaining, competency issues, speedy trial, computer forensics, GPS tracking, cell-site data searches, monitoring of social networking sites, data stored in computers in motor vehicles, DNA searches, the TSA's use of more invasive pat downs and advanced imaging technologies, wrongful convictions, statutes of limitations, the Confrontation Clause, compulsory process, and the major rules of evidence; a new practice element to help students connect criminal procedure to the real world and evaluate actual cases; updated citations to the most recent case law; added cases; and other changes.
In 1967, the Supreme Court replaced its Fifth Amendment "fundamental fairness" doctrine with a new--and textually questionable--interpretation of the Sixth Amendment Compulsory Process Clause.
ESGR policy specifies that an ombudsman or other neutrals assisting the parties shall not disclose information "voluntarily" or through discovery or compulsory process, or be required to disclose any dispute resolution communication or any communication provided in confidence to the neutral.
existing authorities and their access to SCA compulsory process.