adjudication adjudication  /ə ˌdʒu də ˈkeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the final judgment in a legal proceeding; the act of pronouncing judgment based on the evidence presented

Usage(s):

  1. The Turks have consistently refused to accept the Council's adjudication.
  2. At the end of the trail, WebMD's goal of online, real-time insurance-eligibility checks and claims adjudication is very slowly starting to become a reality.
  3. Some, however, are not mere combatants on a battlefield, and as such should face jurisprudential adjudication of their alleged offenses and sentenced accordingly.

News

  1. Vernon artists featured in student exhibition

    Art students at Vernon Township High School enjoyed the spotlight recently with its First Annual Student Exhibition with adjudication. Abby Couser, above, who won first place in Photo, also won Best in Show for a graphics piece. Professional artist and former VTHS art teacher Louis Jay Schweitzer was the adjudicator.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Record

  2. Weiner ‘courting’ votes

    Anthony Weiner wants to bring shopkeeper-summons courts to the people.The mayoral hopeful yesterday pitched the idea of “mobile adjudication vans” that would visit neighborhood shopping strips once or twice a month to allow merchants to contest fines without having to leave their store for a day.In a stop...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Post

  3. Juvenile Court Judges' Commission Releases Report on Young Offenders

    HARRISBURG, Pa., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Juvenile Court Judges' Commission today announced the release of Pennsylvania's Juvenile Justice Recidivism Report, the first such comprehensive study conducted regarding young offenders in the state.Recidivism, for the purposes of this study, is defined as a subsequent delinquency adjudication or conviction in criminal court for ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "There is an investigation going on now, and perhaps an adjudication of it, and I think it would be inappropriate at this time to make any comment," Patriots chairman and CEO Robert Kraft said Tuesday after a charity appearance at an area...
    on Sep 11, 2007 By: Robert Kraft Source: ESPN

  2. "The complaint made by the management of the Punjab team has been to referred to me by Lalit Modi, chief commissioner of the IPL for immediate adjudication under the ICC code of conduct," Engineer said.
    on Apr 26, 2008 By: Farokh Engineer Source: Chandigarh Tribune

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