military court

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Noun1.military court - a judicial court of commissioned officers for the discipline and punishment of military personnelmilitary court - a judicial court of commissioned officers for the discipline and punishment of military personnel
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
court, judicature, tribunal - an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
court-martial - a military court to try members of the armed services who are accused of serious breaches of martial law
provost court - a military court for trying people charged with minor offenses in an occupied area
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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The four of us were to constitute a military court under which men might be tried and sentenced to punishment for infraction of military rules and discipline, even to the passing of the death-sentence.
ISLAMABAD -- Supreme Court (SC) while setting aside high court decision pertaining to death sentence and life imprisonment awarded by military court to 13 army personnel directed the respective high court to decide the cases on merit after hearing the petitions.
The Masra Matruh military court rejected an appeal Tuesday on a verdict issued, sentencing lawyer Ahmed Nohan to three years in prison for photo-shopping President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi with Mickey Mouse-ears, said his lawyer Mohamed Ramdan.
Summary: The Military Court Friday sentenced an anti-government activist to two weeks behind bars after he was convicted of assaulting security forces.
On the 7th August, the Bangkok military court sentenced to travel agents to 30 years in prison for violating section 1.
NNA - MP Antoine Zahra said in an interview with radio "AlSharq" on Thursday that he called upon all constitutional and legal experts to prepare legal documentations to limit the authorities of the military court to litigation among the military.
The military court had sentenced the blogger in absentia last November 18 to three years in prison for defaming the army.
As Enright explains, the Military Court had two levels.
Somalia's military court sentenced three men to death on July 30 for alleged membership in the armed Islamist group Al-Shaabab and involvement in attacks in Mogadishu, the capital.
Salem Military Court has extended the arrest of 6 prisoners, while Jalama military court has extended the arrest of 12 detainees pending interrogation.
RAMALLAH, February 26, 2013 (WAFA) -- A prisoner, who was released in the October 2011 prisoners exchange between Hamas and Israel, was resentenced by an Israeli military court to serve the remaining time of his earlier prison term behind bars, a statement by a prisoners advocacy group said Tuesday.
Libyan authorities should immediately cancel the impending trial of the former National Transitional Council chairman Mustafa Abdul-Jalil in front of a military court, Human Rights Watch said.

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