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on remand

Definition of on remand in English:

Law In custody pending trial: most of the prisoners are on remand and awaiting trial
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  • He was returned to nearby Woodhill prison, where he is being held on remand pending trial, in a prison van.
  • Detention pursuant to mental health legislation comes readily to mind, as does imprisonment on remand pending trial.
  • Both accused come from Bocage and are currently on remand at Bordelais awaiting trial.
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