compulsory process


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Noun1.compulsory process - the right of a defendant to have a court use its subpoena power to compel the appearance of material witnesses before the court
legal right - a right based in law
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In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his defense.
While the MOU provides for confidential and privileged information to be protected as appropriate, it will not serve as a barrier for the Attorney General and the Rhode Island State Police to obtain any information they need for their review and does not preclude the Office from using compulsory process down the road.
" One of the basic rights of a human person is contained in Section 14, Article III or the Bill of Rights which declares that: (1) "No person shall be held to answer for a criminal offense without due process of law." In the same Section (Paragraph 2,) "due process" means that "In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall be presumed innocent until the contrary is proved, and shall enjoy the right to be heard by himself and counsel, to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation against him, to have a speedy, impartial and public trial, to meet the witnesses face to face and to have compulsory process to secure the attendance of witnesses and the production of evidence in his behalf.
Schiff wrote that committee staff met with Justice Department officials once on April 29 to discuss the request and later reiterated they would move to a compulsory process in the absence of "substantial compliance" by the department.
In all criminal prosecutions the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the state and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtain-ing witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his defense.
In order to show their compulsory process rights were violated, Defendants must at least provide a "plausible showing" that Dr.
In trying to save the jobs of in-house dedicated tradesmen and women, I, and others, would have been prepared to accept a slightly higher tender (in the compulsory process) to retain democratic control of a loyal workforce with secure jobs, reasonable conditions and local spending power.
Cellphone records "are no different from the many other kinds of business records the Government has a lawful right to obtain by compulsory process."
It refers to the constitutional guarantee for the accused facing criminal trial to 'meet the witnesses face-to-face and to have compulsory process to secure the attendance of witnesses and the production of evidence in his behalf.'
Additionally, if 90 percent of the patients who will receive health care services from a health care project are individuals who will be enrolled in an HMO, then the HMO will not be required to have a CON before building, developing, operating, purchasing or establishing that health care project.<br />Provider panels<br />As of June 1, carriers will be prohibited from limiting the number of behavioral health providers at a health care facility who can be credentialed to participate on a provider panel.<br />Medical records<br />Health care providers may disclose medical records without authorization of the patient or other person of interest when the disclosure is part of a "compulsory process," such as a subpoena or court order.
Compulsory Process for the Effective Functioning of the Courts and United States v.
* Mediation is a voluntary and not a compulsory process and under no circumstances does it deny a party's right to withdraw and enforce his right to litigate in court.

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