Examples of magistrate in a Sentence
chose to take their case before the local magistrate
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Ramos appeared before a U.S. magistrate judge Thursday afternoon but did not enter a plea.
Just the money laundering charges alone could land Manafort in prison for 15 1/2 years, one of Mueller’s deputies, Greg Andres, said at Monday’s arraignment before a federal magistrate judge.
Image by Sal Sayles The rebellious teen appeared before magistrate Joe Mifsud on Sunday morning, accompanied by his mummy.
Just last week, a federal magistrate judge fined him $1,000 for misleading the court by attempting to shield a document regarding his advice to Trump on how to make voter registration harder.
Johnson, who also served as a magistrate, wanted the unruly penal colony to become a model of Christian respectability.
And soon enough Tam finds herself up a tree (literally) as Cam conspires with a dastardly, soul-collecting high magistrate (Huu Chau) to eliminate the Prince and usurp the throne.
In almost all cases those scores merely guide judges or bail magistrates, who still make the ultimate call.
Lawyers, defendants and witnesses appear only in partial view, blocked by walls or curtains, as the stern-faced magistrates, all middle-aged and wearing black robes with white neck bands, nod along or stare down petitioners.
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legal Definition of magistrate
- a traffic magistrate
- magistrate means an officer having power to issue a warrant for the arrest of a person charged with a public offense
- —Arizona Revised Statutes
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