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site of the royal residence and the de facto capital in the western part of the Netherlands; seat of the International Court of Justice 's Gravenhage , Den Haag , The Hague
person who seizes or arrests (especially a person who seizes or arrests in the name of justice) apprehender
position of the head of the Justice Department and the chief law enforcement officer of the United States Attorney General , Attorney General of the United States
person who holds the position of secretary of the Justice Department Attorney General , United States Attorney General , US Attorney General
persons who administer justice bench , judiciary
bureau in the Department of Justice that assists local criminal justice systems to reduce or prevent crime and violence and drug abuse BJA , Bureau of Justice Assistance
agency in the Department of Justice that is the primary source of criminal justice statistics for federal and local policy makers BJS , Bureau of Justice Statistics
law enforcement agency of the Justice Department that operates a nationwide system of prisons and detention facilities to incarcerate inmates sentenced to imprisonment for federal crimes BoP , Federal Bureau of Prisons
United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court by Richard Nixon (1907-1995) Burger , Warren Burger , Warren E. Burger , Warren Earl Burger
justice, prudence, fortitude, temperance cardinal virtues
United Nations office responsible for crime prevention and criminal justice and law reform Centre for International Crime Prevention , United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
United States jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1862-1948) Charles Evans Hughes , Hughes
United States politician and jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1808-1873) Chase , Salmon P. Chase , Salmon Portland Chase
marriage performed by justice of peace, civil official civil marriage
leniency and compassion shown toward offenders by a person or agency charged with administering justice clemency , mercifulness , mercy
teachings of Confucius emphasizing love for humanity; high value given to learning and to devotion to family (including ancestors); peace; justice; influenced the traditional culture of China Confucianism
act of disrespect that impedes the administration of justice criminal contempt
unauthorized interference in a legal action by a person having no interest in it (as by helping one party with money or otherwise to continue the action) so as to obstruct justice or promote unnecessary litigation or unsettle the peace of the community criminal maintenance , maintenance
justice, to administer dispense , mete out , render
(law) the administration of justice according to established rules and principles; based on the principle that a person cannot be deprived of life or liberty or property without appropriate legal procedures and safeguards due process , due process of law
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