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Debar a solicitor from practising as a penalty for dishonesty or other misconduct.
- ‘The Tribunal made identical findings against myself and another Respondent but imposed wildly disparate penalties: I was struck off the roll whilst he was fined.’
- ‘That was the end of any correspondence with the Law Society or any further arguments about whether he would be struck off the roll.’
- ‘An application was also brought against Nelson Mandela in 1954 by the then Transvaal Law Society to strike him off the roll of attorneys, but he successfully defended the application.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.