Definition of sub judice in English:

sub judice

Syllabification: sub ju·di·ce
Pronunciation: /ˌso͝ob ˈyo͞odiˌkā, ˌsəb ˈjo͞odiˌsē
 
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adjective

Law
  • Under judicial consideration and therefore prohibited from public discussion elsewhere: the cases were still sub judice
    More example sentences
    • The next day the Widgery Tribunal was announced, making meaningful reporting on what had happened sub judice.
    • The legal term sub judice means a particular case is currently under trial, or being considered by a judge.
    • Responsible discussion on public issues even if they are sub judice should be allowed in a democratic society.

Origin

Latin, literally 'under a judge'.

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