Appellant: a person who applies to a higher court for a reversal of the decision of a lower court.
Source: Italian / Sicilian
The profession of a lawyer.
A specialist in civil rights.
Fi żmien l-Ordni dan kien wieħed minn sitt marixxalli li kienu mqabbda mill-Qorti Kapitanali tal-Mdina f’każijiet kriminali. Tal. famulo. M. servjent jew tip ta’ messaġġier tal-qrati.
Adjudicator, assessor, judge.
Legal expert sought for advice, usually on matters concerning the drafting of laws.
Jury (legal process)
Jury – body of people convened to render an impartial verdict officially submitted to them by a court, or to set a penalty or judgment.
Jurist – A jurist (from medieval Latin) is someone who researches and studies jurisprudence (theory of law).
Hangman, executioner (gallows).
Sentry, warden, watchman, spy.
Prison warden, jailer.
Consul. A. an official appointed by a state to live in a foreign city and protect the state’s citizens and interests there. B. (In ancient Rome) each of the two annually elected chief magistrates who jointly ruled the republic. C. any of the three chief magistrates of the first French republic (1799–1804).
Expert in constitutional law, constitutionalist.
Criminologists: the people working and researching all of the ins and outs of criminology. Criminologists often look for behavioral patterns of a possible criminal in hopes of finding a particular perpetrator. They also conduct research and investigations, developing theories, and composing results, and often more than not solve crimes.
Commissioner of police.