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warrant

Definition/Scope: A document that gives police specific rights or powers such as the right to search or arrest somebody. They are typically issued by the courts to look for something or somebody. It could mean a type (warranty) of promise or guarantee such as with a deed or contract.



Used For:

law enforcement

Broader Terms:

Fourth Amendment
law enforcement

Related Terms:

Judicial power
magistrate
military judge


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