Examples of continuance in a Sentence
No changes to the property are allowed during the continuance of the lease.
The lawyer asked the judge for a continuance.
Recent Examples of continuance from the Web
Prosecutors have recently filed several motions for continuance because experts, lsuch as the doctors who performed the autopsy, are all out of town on vacation.
On Wednesday, Arnold's lawyer Thomas Koustmer asked for a continuance.
But after his public defender, Laura Volk, asked for a continuance, the hearing was reset for December, according to court records.
Stevens was among several commissioners who asked for a continuance until May 14 to allow for more complete drawings to be submitted and for the applicants to answer other questions.
Attorney Dan Hofmann then asked the judge for a continuance until May 21.
Starting in the early 1990s, the North has built up an atomic arsenal as a deterrent against a U.S. invasion and as a safeguard for the continuance of its totalitarian regime.
The defense declined to comment to the Republic about the verdict or the mistrial and acknowledged that any continuance of the case is up to government prosecutors.
Pipenko's attorney asked for a continuance, which was granted, according to court records.
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CONTINUANCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of continuance for English Language Learners
: the act of continuing for a long period of time
: the period of time when something continues
law : a legal decision that a court case will continue at a later date
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