What does brought to trial mean?

brought to trial meaning in Legal Dictionary

v. the act of actually beginning a trial, often signaled by swearing in the first experience (not the impanelling of this jury or beginning starting statements).

brought to trial meaning in Law Dictionary

the word utilized whenever a suit is brought to trial when the test has recently started.

Sentence Examples with the word brought to trial

The knights, who as farmers of the taxes had suffered heavy losses during the disturbances in Syria, were greatly embittered against Gabinius, and, when he appeared in the senate to give an account of his governorship, he was brought to trial on three counts, all involving a capital offence.

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