legal expert


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Noun1.legal expert - a legal scholar versed in civil law or the law of nationslegal expert - a legal scholar versed in civil law or the law of nations
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
expert - a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
mufti - a jurist who interprets Muslim religious law
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Legal expert, Mohammad Abdulla Wad Abok has warned that the neglection of the articles of the transitional Constitutional document, considering it as a social and political contract for all the Sudanese people.
In a first plenary dedicated to the election of members of the Constitutional Court, the parliament had elected, on March 14, 2018, magistrate Raoudha Ouersghini (legal expert) by a majority of 150 votes.
The High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council of BiH (HJPC BiH) approved the engagement of a Senior Legal Expert from the United States in the Council at its last session, as well as the request of the United States Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina for the engagement of a Senior Justice Advisor in the Prosecutor's Office of BiH, and in this regard, adopted appropriate conclusions.
The president's role has corrective role, but cannot stop the bill from coming into force, "legal expert Mersim Maksuti explained to MTV2.
Legal expert Nitin Joshi does not think India approaching ICJ will open a can of worms and affect relations between India and Pakistan.
The time has come for the nation to also unite under this decision, said the senior legal expert. Commenting on the divided vote on the petitions, the PM's Special Assistant Barrister Zafarullah Khan said that a difference of opinion among judges is always present in such major legal cases.
It is known that the judge couldn't decide about the case, which featured the president on one side, so he simply passed the ball to a legal expert to make a decision.
Abrogating capital punishment encourages terrorism, legal expert BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Legal expert Tariq Harb commented that the calls to abrogate capital punishment in Iraq will open the door wide open before terrorist attacks and criminal gangs inside the country.
An enhanced version of the conversational statute, written by a legal expert, will build on cases that have interpreted the statute.
Member of the president's negotiating team, Toumazos Tselepis, accused his fellow panellists of distorting the truth after being told numerous times he was not a legal expert while questions were raised as to the authenticity of his doctorate.
Circuit Court of Appeals, a process that can take six months to two years to complete, according to one legal expert.
In general, a judge is an independent legal expert. To expect a legal expert to be able to determine the validity of the scientific information is no more reasonable than to expect a scientist to be able to do a good job of making legal judgments ("Benched Science: Increasingly, judges decide what science--if any--a jury hears" SN: 10/8/05, p.