- to enter on a panel or list for jury duty.
- to select (a jury) from the panel.
- to enter names on a panel or other official list.
Origin of impanel
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Examples from the Web for impanel
Brooklyn district attorney Ken Thompson explained his decision to impanel a grand jury in a statement released Friday.New York's Next Killer-Cop Grand Jury
December 6, 2014
Seventy-two days were required to impanel the jury before which Ruef was tried, fifty days being devoted to actual court work.'The System,' as uncovered by the San Francisco Graft Prosecution
No only sheriffs, but their employees who impanel juries or execute process in the courts shall take an oath of office.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.
S. A. Reilly
I expect to impanel a new grand jury along in January and I wouldn't be surprised ef they looked into the matter purty thoroughly.Old Judge Priest
Irvin S. Cobb
- a variant spelling (esp US) of empanel
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