Legal Definition and Related Resources of Arrest of Judgment
Meaning of Arrest of Judgment
In criminal cases the accused may at any time between conviction and sentence move that judgment be not pronounced because of some technical defect in the indictment
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Arrest of Judgment Legal Definition
Postponing the effect of a judgment.
When the court withholds its judgment because of an error apparent from… (Read more)
Arrest of judgment in Law Enforcement
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English Legal System: Arrest of Judgment
In the context of the English law, A Dictionary of Law provides the following legal concept of Arrest of Judgment : A motion by a defendant in criminal proceedings on indictment, between the conviction and the sentence, that judgment should not be given on the ground of some objection arising on the face of the *record, such as a defect in the indictment itself. Such motions are extremely rare in modern practice.
Arrest of Judgment