December 4, 2012
- Word: “Extradition”
Meaning: French word which means that it is the official process whereby one nation or state surrenders a suspected or convicted criminal to another nation or state.
Example:He is being imprisoned while awaiting a possible extradition to the United States.
- Word: “Indigent”
Meaning: a person who can convince the court that he/she cannot afford to pay any costs for legal representation.
Example: Because he was indigent, the court appointed a lawyer to defend him.