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co-respondent

(ˌkəʊrɪˈspɒndənt)
n
(Law) law a person cited in divorce proceedings, who is alleged to have committed adultery with the respondent
ˌco-reˈspondency n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.co-respondent - the codefendant charged with adultery with the estranged spouse in a divorce proceeding
codefendant, co-defendant - a defendant who has been joined together with one or more other defendants in a single action
Translations

co-respondent

[ˈkəʊrɪsˈpɒndənt] N (Jur) → codemandado/a m/f

co-respondent

n (Jur) → Mitbeklagte(r) or Dritte(r) mf (im Scheidungsprozess), → Scheidungsgrund m (hum)

co-respondent

[ˈkəʊrɪsˈpɒndənt] n (Law) → correo/a (di adulterio)
References in classic literature ?
Arnold Brinkworth the co-respondent. And you produce in evidence the waiter and the landlady of the inn.
I agree that the woman wants to kill the co-respondent much more than the petitioner does.
On March 20, authorities arrested Gamara and his co-respondent Arturo Joseph Balagat.They said they seized a pistol, magazine with live ammunition and two hand grenades from the room occupied by Gamara.
involved in conspiracy to commit robbery when his co-respondent, [J.T.], was found not involved in conspiracy after their joint trial?
Articles cover territorial conflicts and disputes in Europe: the role for international law in the 21st century, and the attribution of responsibility after the European Union accession to the European Court of Human Rights and the co-respondent mechanism.
Dr Sunpath (a co-respondent in the civil proceedings) proceeded 'recklessly' against Dr Seedat, 'knowing' he was not the treating doctor.
Naively, Sarah imagines a future with David and does not realise that her only value to him is as a co-respondent in his divorce.
The damages were awarded against the co-respondent.
She refused to give the name of the father, but inquiries connected her name with that of a young gentleman known as "Sam the baker" who turned out to be Samuel Long, the co-respondent.
Cowell and the couple frequently enjoyed holidays together before the affair was exposed and he was named as a co-respondent in divorce papers.
Lauren recently settled her divorce from estranged husband Andrew Silverman, who had filed for divorce in Manhattan Supreme Court, accusing Lauren of 'cruel and inhuman treatment' and named Cowell as co-respondent in the legal papers, and will be receiving 1.3million pounds as settlement.
The X Factor boss has been named as a "co-respondent" in Lauren Silverman's divorce papers by her husband Andrew, according to reports in the United States.