Filed Under: Criminal Law

3 definitions found for this term.
Definitions are presented in the order source books were published (most recent first).


In securities, it is a security entitling the holder to buy a proportionate amount of stock at some specified future date at a specified price, usually one higher than current market.


A judicial authorization given to peace officers empowering them to perform particular actions, such as to search a location or arrest a person.


A court order giving legal authority to arrest a person.

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