stipendiary magistrate

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Noun1.stipendiary magistrate - (United Kingdom) a paid magistrate (appointed by the Home Secretary) dealing with police cases
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
magistrate - a lay judge or civil authority who administers the law (especially one who conducts a court dealing with minor offenses)
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Reeves, Commissioner of the Liberia Immigration Service (LIS) Respondent (s) and him to appear before the Stipendiary Magistrate or any other Magistrate of the Monrovia City Court, Temple of Justice, Monrovia, Liberia on the 3rd day of August A.D.
Today, when the man appeared at the local police court charged with damaging the window and wearing the ribbon of the Military medal and 1914-15 Star, whereas he was only entitled to the General Service and Victory medals, he kept the Stipendiary Magistrate and a large bench of magistrates in roars of laughter.
05A MAN was fined PS20 by Liverpool's stipendiary magistrate for street betting.
Stipendiary Magistrate Josephine MacLean ruled there was no case to answer following a trial at the city's Justice of the Peace court.
Stipendiary magistrate Alan Findlay placed three penalty points on Edu's licence.
In 1998, he was appointed as an acting stipendiary magistrate and became a deputy district judge for magistrates' courts in August 2000 on the unification of the district bench.
When I first started practice, there was one Stipendiary Magistrate in Liverpool who sat in the morning and rarely in the afternoon.
Hutton, 23, had pleaded not guilty at Glasgow District Court, where stipendiary magistrate Alan Findlay told him yesterday: "The matter is deserted."
On May 13, she was taken by Reliance from Cornton Vale to appear before a stipendiary magistrate who recognised her as having been released on bail a week before.
But stipendiary magistrate Brian Looseley said: "I am completely satisfied that Barson solicited the girl.
Patricia Hewitt, stipendiary magistrate at Leeds Magistrates Court, committed the case to Leeds Crown Court for a plea and directions hearing on September 25.