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rearrest ( ˌriːəˈrɛst) vb
1. (Law) to arrest someone who has committed a crime for a second time 2. (Law) to arrest someone who has escaped from custody rearrest Past participle: rearrested Gerund: rearresting Imperative Present Preterite Present Continuous Present Perfect Past Continuous Past Perfect Future Future Perfect Future Continuous Present Perfect Continuous Future Perfect Continuous Past Perfect Continuous Conditional Past Conditional
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After weeks of meetings with prosecutors and public defenders, the Ventura County Sheriff's Department has halted its long-standing practice of
criminal suspects who have been in jail 48 hours without being arraigned.
suspects is an unusual move, authorities acknowledged, but police said they did not want to free the suspects while the case still was under review.