(British gagging order)
A judge’s order that a case may not be discussed in public.
More example sentences
- Several websites featured discussions on the possible identity of the individual, who is protected by a gagging order.
- Telling officers not to express an opinion publicly is sticking a gagging order on them.
- Last week the prosecution asked for a gagging order on the trial.
Definition of gag order in:
- The British & World English dictionary