Definition of indictable. Meaning of indictable. Synonyms of indictable

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Definition of indictable

Indictable
Indictable In*dict"a*ble, a. Capable of being, or liable to be, indicted; subject to indictment; as, an indictable offender or offense.

Meaning of indictable from wikipedia

- jurisdictions that do not use the concept of felonies often use that of an indictable offence—an offence that requires an indictment. Historically, in most...
- Canada, Hong Kong, India, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore), an indictable offence is an offence which can only be tried on an indictment after a...
- without the right to a jury trial and/or indictment (required for an indictable offence). In Canada, summary offences are referred to as summary conviction...
- In New Zealand, a Crown prosecutor is a lawyer appointed to prosecute indictable offences on behalf of the Crown. New Zealand, unlike some other jurisdictions...
- the United Kingdom, the crimes are divided into summary offences and indictable offences. The Republic of Ireland, a former member of the Commonwealth...
- grounds that: the other person is committing or has just committed an indictable offence; and proceedings by summons against the other person would not:...
- can either be summary offences (minor crimes) or indictable offences (major crimes). For most indictable offences, a person has the right to trial by jury...
- types are listed here. Cl****es Infraction Misdemeanor Felony Summary Indictable Hybrid Against the person ****ault Battery Extortion Har****ment...
- These are distinct from summary proceedings before a sheriff or justice of the peace sitting without a jury. Indictable offence Trial by jury in Scotland...
- used to commit an indictable offence that includes fraud, deceit or falsehood as an element of the offence. is guilty of an indictable offence and liable...