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appear in court

To participate in legal proceedings. My lawyer and I have to appear in court today.
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appear in court

to go to a court of law as a participant. She has to appear in court tomorrow. I have to appear in court for my traffic violation.
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" Earlier on May 24, the ATC had exempted PM Khan from appearing in court for the hearing of the cases.
ISLAMABAD: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) exempted Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Khan from appearing in court for the hearing of PTV and parliament attack case on Thursday.
Imran Khan's counsel said that the PTI chairman could not appear before the court due to his busy schedule and, therefore, asked the court to adjourn the proceedings.The court accepted his plea and adjourned the proceedings tillApril 25.On March 27, the court gave exemption to Imran Khan from appearing in court proceedings and adjourned the hearing tillApril 10.