Übersetzung von “prosecute” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

prosecute

verb transitive-intransitiveprosecute /ˈprɒsɪˌkyut/
to officially charge with a crime and bring to court
poursuivre en justice

a court that prosecutes war criminals
un tribunal qui poursuit en justice les criminels de guerre

a man being prosecuted for drug possession
un homme poursuivi en justice por détention de drogue

(Übersetzung von “prosecute” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

prosecute

verb /ˈprosikjuːt/

to bring a legal action against

poursuivre
He was prosecuted for theft.
prosecution noun

(an) act of prosecuting or process of being prosecuted

poursuites judiciaires
He faces prosecution for drunken driving
There are numerous prosecutions for this offence every year.

the person/people bringing a legal action, including the lawyer(s) representing them

plaignant(s)
First the prosecution stated its case, then the defence.

(Übersetzung von “prosecute” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)