pardon, conditional


pardon, conditional
n.
A pardon that becomes or remains valid as long as the pardoned person does or does not observe some specified condition.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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