Origin of subpoena
OTHER WORDS FROM subpoenaun·sub·poe·naed, adjective
How to use subpoena in a sentence
To make matters even more complicated, other players in this saga include Kanye West, at least eight political parties, and more lawsuits than you can shake a subpoena at.Politics Report: Winners and Losers Special Edition|Scott Lewis and Andrew Keatts|November 7, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Measure B will replace the existing Community Review Board on Police Practices with a commission that has the power to conduct independent investigations and subpoena witnesses, and have its own legal counsel.
Measure B replaces the existing police oversight board, called the Community Review Board on Police Practices, with one that has the power to conduct independent investigations and subpoena witnesses, and its own legal counsel.Voters Approved a Much Tougher Police Oversight Board – Now What?|Sara Libby|November 5, 2020|Voice of San Diego
After Facebook, Google and Twitter initially declined to appear at a hearing voluntarily, Wicker moved to hold a vote on the Senate Commerce Committee to authorize a subpoena forcing their testimony.Facebook, Google, Twitter CEOs clash with Congress in pre-election showdown|Tony Romm, Rachel Lerman, Cat Zakrzewski, Heather Kelly, Elizabeth Dwoskin|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
The Senate Judiciary Committee voted in favor of issuing subpoenas for Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter’s Jack Dorsey Thursday, meaning that there might be two big tech CEO hearings on the horizon.Senate subpoenas could force Zuckerberg and Dorsey to testify on New York Post controversy|Taylor Hatmaker|October 22, 2020|TechCrunch
Stetson was investigated, subpoenaed, and forced to testify in March 1924 about the source of her funds.Star-Spangled Confederates: How Southern Sympathizers Decided Our National Anthem|Jefferson Morley|July 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And that data, which is generally used for marketing purposes, could easily be subpoenaed as well.Why Verizon Is Happy to Help Obama and the NSA Spy on Americans|Daniel Gross|June 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And, of course, when the Bush administration subpoenaed the phone records of journalists, that was a very different thing.
News of an expanded investigation–with a subpoenaed paper trail–may be welcome.
New reports say seven banks are being subpoenaed in the investigation.
With others, I was subpoenaed as a witness, and I found the court scene as amusing as the Temple scene was appalling.Biography and Family Record of Lorenzo Snow|Eliza R. Snow Smith
We had proceeded but a few days on our journey, when I was subpoenaed as a witness, and had to go to Colesville.Scraps of Biography|Various
One of the women of the dead apostle's family was subpoenaed to give her testimony in the matter.Under the Prophet in Utah|Frank J. Cannon and Harvey J. O'Higgins
Somebody hunted me up and subpoenaed me to testify as to the character of Newcomb.Between the Lines|Henry Bascom Smith
Useless to assert that he was simply a witness subpoenaed to give evidence at the trial!Buried Alive: A Tale of These Days|Arnold Bennett