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Crown attorney

n
(Law) Canadian a lawyer who acts for the Crown, esp as prosecutor in a criminal court

Crown′ attor′ney



n.
Canadian. an attorney who represents the government in criminal prosecutions.
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Almost lost in the frenzied coverage of Norman's case was the announcement that the Ottawa Crown Attorney was dropping the sexual assault case against former NHL hockey star Tiger Williams in exchange for an apology to the alleged victim.
Though the credit card had a limit of $2,500, Njegovan was able to pay off the card, using online banking, from the diocese's savings account, Crown attorney Marnie Evans told the court.
As part of the proceedings, the original charges were all read into court record before the crown attorney, noting each one was withdrawn which included the Fraud over for $6.1 Million, Laundering the proceeds, possession of proceeds, and Trafficking in Narcotics and 3 others.
tea parties." Nor are the defence or crown attorney's enemies.
county Crown Attorney in any of the provinces" from being a candidate in federal elections.
Draw a sketch of the courtroom and on it identify the position of the following: judge, jury, clerk of the court, crown attorney, defendant, defence lawyer, witnesses.
major winners: Scotzanna (Gr2), Crown Attorney (Gr3), Cowboy Cop (Gr3), Statesmanship (Gr2), Etbauer (Gr3), Silverbulletday (Gr1 x 3).
Respecting common law precedent, criminal procedure set out in both the Crown Attorney's Act and the Criminal Code allowed for a prosecution to be launched by a private citizen or organization.
"Harmaline and its hallucinogenic properties, are inherently dangerous to anyone who consumes them," said federal Crown attorney Joe Chapman.
For example, as Ontario Crown Attorney Rupert Ross so insightfully recognizes in his book, Dancing with a Ghost, cultural differences in behaviour (such as avoidance of confrontation or averting the eyes from a questioner) lead to misunderstandings in police stations and court rooms and often to results prejudicial to Natives charged with offences.
"I was so worried about that damn Ulysses that I called down the Crown Attorney" Silverthorne recalled in a Toronto Star interview.