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conditional discharge

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Law
conditional dischargeconˌditional ˈdischarge noun [countable usually singular]  SCTa judgment made by a court that allows someone who has done something illegal not to be punished if they obey rules set by the court
Examples from the Corpus
conditional dischargeSigsworth was given a conditional discharge for 12 months.Magistrates gave him a conditional discharge and disqualified him from driving for two years.He admitted receiving stolen property and breach of a conditional discharge.The magistrate gave Mr Smith a conditional discharge on each count, but he was ordered to pay prosecution costs of £1800.I've had probation, conditional discharge, deferred sentences, suspended sentences - everything.
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