defense team


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Noun1.defense team - the defendant and his legal advisors collectively; "the defense called for a mistrial"
aggregation, collection, accumulation, assemblage - several things grouped together or considered as a whole
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Defense team of politician Omurbek Tekebayev appealed to the Supreme Court to re-consider Tekebayev's case as the new circumstances of the case have emerged.
Attorneys reveal new circumstances of Omurbek Tekebayev's case AKIPRESS.COM - Defense team of politician Omurbek Tekebayev appealed to the Supreme Court to re-consider Tekebayev's case as the new circumstances of the case have emerged.
Cook County prosecutors on Wednesday turned over a DVD to the defense team.
During Tuesday's hearing, the defense team filed pre-trial motions concerning "the secret organisation of Ennahdha" and the case of Mustapha Khedher and demanded access to the files of the Interior Ministry.
Summary: The defense team for Hassan Merhi argued in its closing arguments Tuesday at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon that the mishandling of the crime scene significantly weakens the prosecution's case.
The Sharjah Civil Defense team is at the spot, working on containing the fire.
Maher assisted the Florida Army National Guard's 1565th Trial Defense Team with counsel on legal strategy and appellate procedures on behalf of soldiers facing court martial.
In an address sent to the court head, the defense team announced that Al-Wefaq decided to withdraw from the case after "a court decision to adjourn the hearing to July 4, 2016 and denying us access to Al-Wefaq offices to take the necessary documents for the defense." "The defense panel sees that it is impossible for it to perform its duty, legally and professionally due to the short period of time available and refusal to allow access to the documents," the address further read.
After spending more than two weeks without a lawyer, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has secured a defense team in the ongoing financial fraud case against him.
Meanwhile, the political detainees' defense team submitted a challenge to the constitutional court over on the legality of the arrest of Abu Issa and Madani.
"One of the Defense teams is absent from the hall, it is Merhi's defense team," added Roux to explain that the reason is that the Public Prosecutor had convicted Merhi after two years and five months from the start of trail date.

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