preliminary hearing

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preliminary hearing

n (Jur) → Voruntersuchung f
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The purpose of an initial appearance is for the Judge to ensure that the rights of the Accused, including the right to be represented by counsel, are respected, and to have the charges read in a language the Accused understands, so as to allow him or her to enter a plea.
The accused may decide either to come to the seat of the Tribunal in Leidschendam, outside the Hague, or to make their initial appearance by video-conference, provided that counsel attends in person, it said.
James will make her initial appearance at a HVCA event at its monthly luncheon on April 24 at the Plaza Club in Downtown Honolulu, where she will moderate a discussion called State of Venture Capital in Hawaii Today.
Zachary Jacob Moitoza made an initial appearance in U.
Christina DiIorio-Sterling, a spokeswoman for US Attorney Carmen Ortiz, said Bulger and Greig were due to arrive in Boston yesterday and were expected to have an initial appearance in federal court late last night.
Paul was in the US District Court for an initial appearance yesterday.
The committee on this occasion agreed to grant ``special dispensation'' and Stuart duly took a three-wicket haul on his initial appearance last Saturday.
The initial appearance is a formal proceeding only to allow the defendant to respond to the charges.
As stated by the Contempt Judge in the summons, the Accused may decide either to come to the seat of the Tribunal or to make their initial appearance by video-conference, provided that counsel attends in person.
Compton, who came to the UO from Beaverton, appeared Tuesday with Portland lawyer Donald "Scott" Upham, who also represented him at his initial appearance in a Lane County Jail courtroom on Nov.

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