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Students have two options for adjudication of disputes.
  to have a formal hearing and decision; or to act as a judge
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adjudication adjudicated adjudicate adjudicator adjudicating adjudicative adjudicates
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  • Students have two options for adjudication of disputes.
  • The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance
  • The court adjudicated the case quickly. The trial only took a few days.
  • The court will need to adjudicate the dispute.

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  • The disruption unduly delayed and prejudiced the adjudication of his rights.
  • We ultimately got Charlie’s case transferred to juvenile court, where the shooting was adjudicated as a juvenile offense.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • And this part"—he pointed at the letter, although everyone else was at the table, several feet away, and he was in his usual spot on the stairs—"this part, where they say, ’render all such materials for our adjudication,’ that means you have to turn over all the stuff you bought and they’ll decide if they’re going to fine you or not" The rest of the family looked at Luke in amazement.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Among the Hidden
  • He also took a list of recommended names of teachers from the adjudicator with letters of reference to each.
    Joy Kogawa  --  Obasan
  • Though not lawyers, these men presented cases and then adjudicated them.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • And also I will embody your name in my offeecial report when matter is finally adjudicated.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  Kim

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  • He was adjudicator for a supply of cider to the hospital at Neufchatel; Monsieur Guillaumin promised him some shares in the turf-pits of Gaumesnil, and he dreamt of establishing a new diligence service between Arcueil and Rouen, which no doubt would not be long in ruining the ramshackle van of the "Lion d’Or," and that, travelling faster, at a cheaper rate, and carrying more luggage, would thus put into his hands the whole commerce of Yonville.
    Gustave Flaubert  --  Madame Bovary
  • Do you want me to adjudicate that too?
    E.M. Forster  --  Howards End
  • This could happen when two laws contradict each other or during the adjudication of a single law.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • This might as well happen in the case of two contradictory statutes; or it might as well happen in every adjudication upon any single statute.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • But the septa could not have known that today’s court would be anything but the usual tedious business of hearing petitions, settling disputes between rival holdfasts, and adjudicating the placement of boundary stones.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Game of Thrones
  • …listening simultaneously to the domestic idiom of his Irish home and the official idioms of the British broadcaster while picking up from behind both the signals of some other distress, that child was already being schooled for the complexities of his adult predicament, a future where he would have to adjudicate among promptings variously ethical, aesthetical, moral, political, metrical, sceptical, cultural, topical, typical, post-colonial and, taken all together, simply impossible.
    Seamus Heaney  --  Crediting Poetry
  • But within a year, California probation authorities ordered him to return to Los Angeles because he was on probation following his adjudication as a ward of the court for a prior offense.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Joe had been brought to court and adjudicated on a single occasion, when he was twelve years old.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • He had been adjudicated as a juvenile delinquent when he was seventeen, for multiple convictions for arson, theft, aggravated assault, gun violence, and, finally, assaulting a police officer.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Gulley, despite admitting his involvement in some twenty prior burglaries and a prior sex crime, was adjudicated and sentenced as a juvenile and spent only a short period of time in a juvenile detention facility.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Joe’s record of mostly misdemeanor-level juvenile incidents—nearly all of which were nonviolent and which did not merit more than a single court adjudication in a two-year period—was viewed differently by the sentencing judge, who concluded that "the juvenile system has been utterly incapable of doing anything with Mr. Sullivan."
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • The vice presidents asked the president to adjudicate their differences.
  • He was eager to have the courts adjudicate the legality of President Bush’s wiretap program.
  • Under state law, the resentencing of a youthful offender following a violation of probation does not convert the youthful offender adjudication into a judgment of conviction.
  • The Administrative Procedure Act distinguishes between formal and informal adjudication. Since formal adjudication produces a record of proceedings, it may be subject to judicial review.
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