brought to trial

Definition of "brought to trial"
  1. The commencement of legal proceedings by swearing in the first witness, beyond the steps of impaneling the jury or delivering opening statements
How to use "brought to trial" in a sentence
  1. The accused was finally brought to trial after months of investigation.
  2. The high-profile case was brought to trial amidst extensive media coverage.
  3. He breathed a sigh of relief as his case was finally brought to trial.

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