offender

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warrant authorizing law enforcement officials to apprehend an offender and bring that person to court arrest warrant , bench warrant
pardon by treating the offender as if the offense had not occurred condonation
low stool; formerly in Scotland, a seat in a church where an offender was publicly rebuked cutty stool
young offender delinquent , juvenile delinquent
crime that undermines the offender's government high treason , lese majesty , treason
kindness shown to an offender or enemy mercy
trial period during which an offender has time to redeem himself or herself probation
former instrument of punishment consisting of a heavy timber frame with holes in which the feet (and sometimes the hands) of an offender could be locked stocks
(Islam) minor crimes committed by Muslims; crimes that are not mentioned in the Koran so judges are free to punish the offender in any appropriate way Tazir crime
summons issued to an offender (especially to someone who violates a traffic regulation) ticket
offender who violates international law during times of war war criminal
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