Trustee process

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Trus`tee´ proc´ess

1.(Law) The process of attachment by garnishment.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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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.
With regard to the SEC allegations, Conboy said the trustee process is very possible for sorting out money that was paid to investors and money that was not.