nolle pros

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nolle pros

or nol pros (nŏl′ prŏs′)
tr.v. nolle prossed, nolle pros·sing, nolle pros·ses or nol prossed or nol pros·sing or nol pros·ses Law
To drop (charges) against the accused by entering a nolle prosequi in court: The prosecutor nolle prossed the charges.

[Short for nolle prosequi.]
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Verb1.nolle pros - drop prosecution of by entering a nolle prosequi in the court records; "They nolle prossed the charge"
knock off, drop - stop pursuing or acting; "drop a lawsuit"; "knock it off!"
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Worcester, charged with threatening to commit a crime (to murder), nol prossed.
Worcester, charged with trafficking in heroin/morphine/ opium, nol prossed.
Worcester, charged with trespassing, found responsible, filed; possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, improperly storing a firearm, conspiracy to violate a drug law, possession of a firearm without a firearm ID card, possession of ammunition without a firearm ID card, and possession of heroin with intent to distribute, nol prossed.
Worcester, charged with driving recklessly and failing to slow down, nol prossed.
North Grafton, charged with assault with a dangerous weapon (shoe), threatening to commit a crime (to murder), and violation of an abuse prevention order, nol prossed.
Russell, 39, of 21 Old Cart Road, Auburn, charged with assault and battery on a family/household member and intimidation of a witness/juror/police officer/court official, nol prossed.
Oliver Kiboro, 20, of 66 Crest Circle, Worcester, charged with assault and battery, nol prossed.
Worcester, charged with assault and battery, charge nol prossed; assault with dangerous weapon (firearm), charge nol prossed; intimidating a witness/juror/police/court official, charge nol prossed.
Two counts of distribution of a class B substance were nol prossed.
Worcester, charged with possession of cocaine, amended from distribution of cocaine, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, and resisting arrest, nol prossed.
Worcester, charged with driving with a suspended registration, nol prossed.
08 percent, marked lanes violation, and failing to signal, nol prossed.