Remand

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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial)
  • refer (a matter or legal case) to another committe or authority or court for decision
  • lock up or confine, in or as in a jail; "The suspects were imprisoned without trial"; "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"

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  • the act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial)

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Remand'


  • Remand: Remand may refer to: Remand (court procedure), when an appellate court sends a case back to the trial court or lower appellate court Remand (detention)
  • Remand (court procedure): confused with Remand (detention). To remand is to send back or remit. In the law of the United States, appellate courts are said to remand cases when sending
  • Remand (detention): Not to be confused with Remand (court procedure). Remand or pre-trial detention is the process of keeping a person who has been arrested in custody
  • Edmonton Remand Centre: The Edmonton Remand Centre (ERC) is a correctional facility in Edmonton, Canada. The facility is operated by the Ministry of Solicitor General and Public
  • Belconnen Remand Centre: 2386°S 149.0626°E / -35.2386; 149.0626 Belconnen Remand Centre, or BRC, was an Australian remand custody facility located in Belconnen, Australian Capital
  • Adelaide Remand Centre: The Adelaide Remand Centre is a maximum-security prison facility located in Adelaide, South Australia, used to hold prisoners on remand pending trial.
  • Rangeview Juvenile Remand Centre: State Youth Remand Centre - Rangeview was an Australian juvenile remand prison facility for between 10 and 18 years, located in Murdoch, Western Australia
  • Metropolitan Remand Centre: The Metropolitan Remand Centre (abbreviated and commonly referred to as MRC) is an Australian prison located at Ravenhall, Victoria, approximately 20 kilometres

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