Chief baron


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Chief´ bar´on


1.(Eng. Law) The presiding judge of the court of exchequer.
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According to Sir Bryn, returning to one of his favourite venues to perform one of his favourite roles - the unscrupulous police chief Baron Scarpia in Tosca - was the "icing on the cake in what has been an amazing year".
According to Sir Bryn, returning to one of his favourite venues to perform one of his favourite roles - the unscrupulous police chief Baron Scarpia - will be the "icing on the cake in what has been an amazing year".
TUNIS, (TAP) - Speaker of the House of People's Representatives (HPR) Mohamed Ennaceur received, on Wednesday in Bardo, Chief Baron of the French Court of Auditors Didier Migaud.
The mansion at Brithdir, near Dolgellau, was built by Sir Richard Richards (1752-1823), Lord Chief Baron of the Exchequer, after he had acquired Caerynwch Estate following his marriage in 1785 to Catherine Humphreys.
Chief Baron Jonathan Frederick Pollock, favoring the plaintiff despite
The Bay Tree Hotel, Burford, former residence of Sir Lawrence Tanfield, Chief Baron of the Exchequer to Elizabeth I.
Fellow Aussie Donald Maxwell is splendid as embassy chief Baron Zeta, who has to keep the widow's wealth at home, while Geoffrey Dolton is a comedy delight as spy Njegus.
Singapore beckons for the top lot, the Listed-placed three-year-old Chief Baron, who was consigned by Alain de Royer-Dupre and bought by Marc-Antoine Berghgracht of the MAB Agency for Ff2m (pounds 192,100).
At the annual Guildhall Banquet in 1870 the Lord Chief Baron, in addressing the new Lord Mayor, warned that "the day of change had arrived; and he earnestly hoped the change would be for the good."(40) The governing elite of the City possessed few such men as the Lord Chief Baron.
Angela played the tragically lovelorn heroine who kills evil Roman Police chief Baron Scarpia, played by Bryn.
But Lord Chief Baron Macdonald steered the jury back in the direction of murder, resulting in Smith being sentenced to death.
He is actually helping his friend Angelotti escape the clutches of evil police chief Baron Scarpia, who himself lusts after Tosca.