Definition of adjudication
1 : the act or process of adjudicating a dispute The case is under adjudication.
2a : a judicial decision or sentenceb : a decree in bankruptcy
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The hearing was part of the city's second round of short-term rental violation adjudications.
The vast majority of cases that went through the labyrinthine process were dismissed for technicalities, and those few that did see relief waited as long as a decade for a final adjudication.
These updates should increase the efficiency of the adjudication process by reducing errors and requests for evidence.
Her adjudication hearing is scheduled for July 20, police said.
As part of a plea agreement, Jimmy Lee Rogers, 56, was sentenced Monday to four years’ probation with deferred adjudication in the death of 89-year-old Joe Pace, who died in August 2015.
The first adjudications for short-term rental violations are scheduled for June 21, Munster said.
Among his areas of expertise are criminal adjudication and federal criminal law.
The university will now control the organizational misconduct and adjudication process for fraternities and sororities.
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