1) felony (US)
Definicija: n. – a crime which is deemed serious enough for a jail sentence
Primjer upotrebe: Murder is a felony.
Prijevod: krivično djelo
2) class action (US)
Definicija: n. – a lawsuit initiated by more than one plaintiff against another party
Primjer upotrebe: The shareholders have brought a class action against ABC Limited.
Prijevod: grupna tužba
Definicija: n. – the process of a legal case
Primjer upotrebe: The proceedings have been halted because the chief witness did not appear at court.
Prijevod: sudski postupak
Definicija: n. – documents, statements etc. that should prove a fact
Primjer upotrebe: The verdict was overturned because the evidence was deemed unreliable.
Prijevod: dokaz, dokazni materijal
Definicija: n. – evidence, normally physical, shown in court to support an assertion
Primjer upotrebe: Exhibit C was the alleged murder weapon.
Prijevod: materijalni dokaz
Definicija: n. – blame, responsibility for causing something to go wrong; v. to be at fault
Primjer upotrebe: Driver A was at fault and caused the accident.
Definicija: n. – the verdict of a court in a case
Primjer upotrebe: The jury could not reach a decision on the defendant’s guilt.
Prijevod: odluka, presuda civilnog suda
Definicija: n. – a written or spoken direction of a court requiring that something be done
The court has issued an order requiring Mr Jones to attend on 1 October.
Prijevod: nalog, naredba
Definicija: n. – money to be paid for committing an offence
Primjer upotrebe: I was given a speeding fine for travelling at 40mph in a 30mph zone.
Prijevod: novčana kazna