in abeyance


Also found in: Legal.

in abeyance

in reserve. Until the judge determined that the evidence could be used in the trial, it was held in abeyance. I kept my opinion in abeyance.
See also: abeyance
References in periodicals archive ?
If the Sandiganbayan decided to grant Durano's motion and hold in abeyance any further action on the case, then it is already tantamount to a suspension of arraignment.
They said: "Cash retract payments are not held in abeyance.
The learned court kept in abeyance the personal appearance of these respondents.
Muscat: The Majlis Al Shura has welcomed His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said's order to postpone the Council of Ministers' decision, keeping in abeyance the economic laws to regulate the market.
Pervez Musharraf ha committed five acts of high treason as mentioned in the government complaint: First, on Nov 3, 2007, in his capacity as Chief of Army Staff (COAS), he issued a proclamation in his own name to hold the constitution in abeyance.
An officer on the Vikramaditya's crew said several decisions on systems had been held in abeyance as a result of Russian prevarications on documentation and the very real possibility that additional requests would drive up the cost of the platform itself.
Expressing mistrust over the Chief Justice of Pakistan, the former army chief requested the apex court to constitute the full court minus CJP Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry to hear five identical petitions against him for subverting the constitution and holding it in abeyance, reports the Daily Times.
The Welsh Government's transport department have requested the Cilmedw application be held in abeyance until the outstanding matters are resolved.
RETURN OF THE JEDI (1983) With the 5 Empire held in abeyance, Luke, Han and Leia kicked back in the Ewok village in the sixth Star Wars movie.
In a statement released on Wednesday, he said that his bid for the presidency of the republic also stems from his conviction of the need to speed up the settlement of problems in abeyance.
Some of the flights cancelled on June 9, eight days after a Chilean volcano started erupting , has still been held in abeyance due to ash cloud created by the volcanic eruption.
A Uwic spokeswoman said: "With the news that the Uwic board of governors have agreed that there is a prima facie case for Uwic to become part of a new University of Wales, and that it is envisaged that Uwic will become the University of Wales in Cardiff, still known as Uwic, the application to the Privy Council for change of name to Cardiff Metropolitan University has been put in abeyance.
Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has decided to hold the operation of SRO 231(1) 2011 of 15th of this month in abeyance to address the issue of shortage of raw materials for export sectors.
Sometimes the disputes are not resolved at all and are conveniently left in abeyance.
Commissioners voted in October to suspend the bar's license for five days, with the penalty held in abeyance for six months.