Trustee process

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Related to Trustee process: Mesne process

Trus`tee´ proc´ess

1.(Law) The process of attachment by garnishment.
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Harry Pierre, a spokesman for the attorney general's office, said the state maintains its "sovereign immunity" over the trustee process - that is, the garnisheeing of wages - in order to prevent the state from being liable for the debt.