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arraignment

(ă-rān′mĕnt)
A procedure in which an accused person is brought before the court to plead to a criminal charge. A person may plead guilty, not guilty, or nolo contendere (“no contest”). The judge then sets bail.
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The New Video Arraignment System Will Be Install In The Following Areas (see Exhibit A):
OakVideo automates the paper flow from the police computer in the patrol vehicle through to the final court arraignment hearing, mitigating the use of paper files, faxes, and related clerical filing and copying tasks.
Oakland County's OakVideo judicial arraignment system is an excellent demonstration of how video conferencing technology can reduce processing time without compromising security for the growing number of court cases that the county is encountering.
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The remote setting also eliminates concerns about having prisoners in the courtroom, which leads to a smoother arraignment process.
Polycom's ARENA program is focused on creating unique solutions such as Simtrol's Curiax Arraigner[TM] digital arraignment software that address application needs in growing market segments like telejustice," said Mark Roberts, Vice President, Polycom ARENA program.
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He was ordered held without bail at his initial arraignment that day in Central District Court.
Conrad Murray's lawyers to arrange a voluntary surrender in court at the time of the arraignment, reports TMZ.
01 to his Wayne County child, has been arrested and is being held in the Rhea County, Tennessee, jail pending arraignment.
A judge Thursday postponed until today the arraignment of Robert Allen Cameron, the Cottage Grove rape-robbery suspect who was shot by police after a car chase April 1.
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