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night court

a criminal court that convenes at night for the quick disposition of charges and the granting of bail.
Origin of night court
1930-35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The county board approved overtime for the night court, which was intended to show the courts were serious.
  • In some districts, night court is close to a reality.

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