A pursuing of a lawsuit or a criminal trial; the party pursuing a criminal prosecution; the carrying out of any activity or plan.
A cause or reason for complaining; a grievance:
Denunciation is defined as the act of condemning or accusing in public, or giving formal notice of the end of an agreement.
The act of accusing
The act of blaming someone for something; the imputation of blame.
(Law) A formal written accusation charging one or more persons with the commission of a crime, presented by a grand jury to the court when the jury has found, after examining the evidence presented, that there is a valid case
An assertion of fact that one intends to prove at trial, especially one in a legal pleading such as a complaint, counterclaim, or indictment.
The act or process of slurring
An order issued by a law enforcement officer to appear in court at a specific time to defend oneself against the criminal allegations contained in the order. See also summons.
An official condemnation, reprimand, or expression of adverse criticism, usually by a legislative or other formal body, of the conduct of one of its members or of someone whose behavior it monitors.
(Slang) Blame or punishment, as a prison sentence
The act or an instance of smearing, or slandering, someone
A falsifying of evidence, testimony, etc. to make an innocent person seem guilty
(Archaic) A reason or basis for praise
(Uncountable) The state of being disburdened or freed from a charge.
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
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