Crown lawyer

Related to Crown lawyer: Crown Counsel
one employed by the crown, as in criminal cases.

See also: Crown

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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During a bail application a Crown lawyer said the alleged victim told officers she was targeted after intervening in an altercation between two men.
As the children watched from the public gallery in Belfast Crown Court, defence lawyer Paul Ramsey QC said: "They have memories of their father and love for their father and they know she (Stewart) played a role in their father's death and nonetheless they stand by her." But a Crown lawyer claimed that 48-year-old Stewart, who sat in the dock with her head bowed, had shown no remorse for her crimes and had a lot to answer for.
Crown lawyer David Hopley told the court that when officers got to the house at around 11.50pm last Wednesday evening, they found Rafter "brandishing a sickle in the laneway and shouting "I'll kill you if you don't get off my property'".
"There are so many things involved in calculating parole hearings and parole eligibility that you have to be a mathematician to figure it out," said Crown lawyer Myron Claridge.
Crown lawyer Jonny Connolly said the injured party has claimed King was involved in kicking him down the stairs and placing a dog lead around his neck.
However, Crown lawyer David Hopley added that although the Orange Order parade and the police came under attack from petrol and blast bombs, it is not alleged that McClafferty was involved in that "but rather he threw rocks and stones".
A Crown lawyer added the woman, who feared she would be raped, heard footsteps behind her as she approached her car on Dufferin Avenue.
Crown lawyer Blair Speed said: "I am told Miss Daniel will be seeking to serve the statutory alternative in custody."
A Crown lawyer said: "Police believe they are all connected to a drug-dealing crime gang, East Belfast UVF."
A Crown lawyer said that during a video chat with one of the boys a man performed a sex act.
Crown lawyer Natalie Pinkerton said officers recovered bags of herbal cannabis with a potential street value of PS490,000 from the vehicle on January 9.
Crown lawyer Kate McKay claimed the accused was recorded telling an officer: "I meant to kill my daughter with a crossbow."