restriction in lieu of arrest

Definition of "restriction in lieu of arrest"
  1. A moral restraint, typically less severe than arrest, usually imposed on a service member, limiting their access to specific areas within a military command while still allowing participation in all military duties of their organization
How to use "restriction in lieu of arrest" in a sentence
  1. The soldier was given a restriction in lieu of arrest, limiting his movement but not his military duties.
  2. Due to misconduct, the officer was put under restriction in lieu of arrest.
  3. Following the incident, they decided to sanction restriction in lieu of arrest for the private.

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