Definition of 'proceeding'
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Rising fees for issuing civil proceedings are affecting access to justice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He would not have faced a full trial because he was unable to understand the legal proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Criminal proceedings involving the three police constables will now be commenced and each has a right to a fair trial. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A judge can decide that criminal proceedings involving a young person should not be in public. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Met said it could not comment on anonymous claims that may be subject to ongoing legal proceedings or active investigation. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Legal proceedings are going ahead. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Victims' families plan to launch legal proceedings against 100 suspects. The Sun (2016)And though he has now paid the cash back to the Spanish treasury, he still faces criminal proceedings. The Sun (2017) Disciplinary proceedings could follow. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One would be the fear that they could face war crimes proceedings if they launched an attack. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The argument that an inquiry will interfere with civil proceedings does not stack up. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Additional to this is the cost of the investigation and legal proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It will recommend whether the officer should face misconduct proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The court was concerned with impediment and impossibility affecting the bringing of legal proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They must be left free while deportation proceedings take place. The Sun (2016)They are not part of the criminal proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The stockbroker is considering whether disciplinary proceedings are necessary. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is not under investigation or party to the civil proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is understood that the other two are considered too frail to face proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The fact that the proceedings were taken is enough to pull the family up short. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There may also be criminal proceedings involving its journalists and editors. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Retirement would mean that he could not face disciplinary proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He had been struck off as a lawyer and faces bankruptcy proceedings. The Sun (2006)Confidence in the system suffers if proceedings entirely take place behind closed doors. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The investigation into the other judges is now proceeding after the ending of the criminal proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The industry has also launched judicial review proceedings arguing that the process for reviewing the charters was unfair and unlawful. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Civil proceedings are still grinding on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This has been the longest legal proceeding in British history and it is not over yet. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If alive, there may be criminal proceedings and then disciplinary action after that. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Legal proceedings were launched for compensation from the car's last known insurer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It has the power to bring civil proceedings to ban an individual from holding a senior position in a company for between two and fifteen years. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But the appearance of a camera in the courtroom is not the only innovation needed to bring criminal proceedings into the 21st century. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For a moment I thought they were going to inform me of legal proceedings or something. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)
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Translations for 'proceeding'
British English: proceeding NOUN
Legal proceedings are legal action taken against someone.
...criminal proceedings against the former prime minister.
Definition of proceeding from the Collins English Dictionary
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