conditional discharge

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Related to Absolute discharge: Conditional discharge, Suspended sentence
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conditional discharge

n (Jur) → Entlassung fauf Bewährung
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Prosecutors successfully appealed against the decision to grant Eleanor McTaggart an absolute discharge because they felt it was unduly lenient.
After her guilty plea, Mr Spooner said Ikutegbe was "studying law at Teesside University" and urged the judge to give her an "absolute discharge" - which is the lowest level adult sentence an offender can get and means that no conviction is registered despite a finding of guilt.
SEE PAGE 2 ABSOLUTE DISCHARGE to legal chiefs an is only imposed ACCORDING discharge circumstances".
"This was seven or eight years ago and I am asking Your Lordship to consider granting an absolute discharge.
A GETAWAY driver who killed one of his accomplices while speeding away from a robbery has been given an absolute discharge.
But during a five-minute hearing at Falkirk Sheriff Court yesterday, she was given an absolute discharge.
Magistrates gave the 28-year-old an absolute discharge. No order was made for costs.
"It seems to me the appropriate punishment for taking food which is of no value is an absolute discharge."
Wisely, Sunderland District Judge Roger Elsey let them off with an absolute discharge.
Bound over in the sum of PS50 for six months and also given an absolute discharge.
However, the antiques dealer, who lives at The Drive, Gosforth, was handed an absolute discharge during a hearing at Newcastle magistrates' court for the signs left at Barras Bridge and on the Great North Road.
The two young sailors, now 20, who have represented Great Britain, pleaded guilty, before their trial started, to driving at night without navigation lights and were given an absolute discharge by Judge Neil Bidder QC, following the unanimous not guilty verdicts from jurors.