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disbarment

(dis-bar'ment)
Loss of professional rights or privileges.
Synonym: debarment
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Lawyers for President Clinton face an August 1 deadline to respond to a lawsuit seeking to disbar him over misleading testimony he gave in the Paula Jones sexual harassment case.
A second bid was made by the society to disbar McIntyre a few weeks later.
That section allows the Treasury Secretary, the Director of Practice (DOP) or other delegate, after notice and an opportunity for a proceeding, to censure (defined as a "public reprimand"), suspend or disbar any practitioner from practice before the IRS.