Legal Vocabulary - 26 to acquit absolver 27 to allege...

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Roshni Sheth Legal Vocabulary 1. for the record: para que conste el acta; para que conste en acta 2. legal document: el/la acta 3. to spell: deletrear 4. first name: nombre de pila 5. defendant: acusado 6. case: caso 7. Your Honor: Su Señoría 8. record: el/la acta 9. prosecution: acusación 10. lawyer; attorney: abogado 11. prosecutor: fiscalía 12. to rise: levantarse 13. witness: testigo 14. eyewitness: testigo ocular 15. testimory: testimonio; declaración 16. expert witness: testigo pericial; perito 17. to swear: jurar 18. the stand: estrado ((platform)) 19. jury: jurado 20. voir dire: voir dire; examen preliminar; selección del jurado 21. county: condado 22. whereabouts: paradero 23. to adjourn: aplazar 24. vicinity: vecindad 25. Mirandas: los derechos Miranda
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Unformatted text preview: 26. to acquit: absolver 27. to allege: afirmar 28. to appeal: apelar 29. to arrest: detener; arrestar 30. to convict: declarar culpable; condenar 31. to appear before the court: comparecer ante el tribunal 32. lawsuit: juicio; pleito 33. to sue: demandar; poner pleito “Un testigo ocular dijo que la policía conminó a los manifestantes a que dejaran la plaza.” http://www.provincia.com.mx/19-04-2011/171080 “An eyewitness said police used loudspeakers to urge protesters camped out in Clock Square in the centre of the city of Homs to evacuate the area.” http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/security-forces-open-fire-on-rally-15144532.html...
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