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Autor:  Dale-USA
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  14/SET/2011 4:24 PM
Assunto:  court terms
 
Mensagem: 

More things you may hear on TV

 

the slammer  = jail

DA = district attorney

PD = public defender

a bullet = one year in jail

the pen = the penitentiary, prison

probation = "liberdade condicional" given instead of prison

(deputy) probation officer = the officer who supervises you on probation

parole = "liberdade condicional" given when a prisoner is released early from prison

parole agent = thge officer who superviseses you on parole

straight time = no probation or parole

bailiff = law enforcement officer in charge of security-safety-discipline within the courtroom, arrests defendants for whom the judge has issued a warrant

formal probation = you must report to a probation officer

informal/summary probation = you do not report to a probation officer, a violation of probation will be handled directly by the judge

 


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Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  Gus_RJ.  13/SET/2011, 8:07 AM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  Orlando  13/SET/2011, 2:06 PM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  Gus_RJ.  13/SET/2011, 2:39 PM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  PPAULO  13/SET/2011, 4:06 PM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  To PPaulo.  13/SET/2011, 4:10 PM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  PPAULO  13/SET/2011, 8:52 PM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  Dale-USA  14/SET/2011, 9:49 AM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  Oiroso_  14/SET/2011, 1:17 PM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  PPAULO  14/SET/2011, 1:42 PM
Homicídio culposo/doloso.  –  Gus_RJ.  14/SET/2011, 2:56 PM
 court terms  –  Dale-USA  14/SET/2011, 4:24 PM
court terms  –  To Dale.  15/SET/2011, 8:57 AM
court terms  –  Dale-USA  15/SET/2011, 11:43 AM
court terms  –  PPAULO  17/SET/2011, 3:08 PM

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