Translation of recognizance in Spanish:

recognizance

fianza, n.

Pronunciation: /rəˈkɑnəzəns//rɪˈkɒ(ɡ)nɪz(ə)ns//rəˈkɑɡnəzəns/

noun

Law

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    fianza feminine
    to enter into recognizance constituir / prestar fianza
    • To my surprise, she told me that she wouldn't oppose my request that Fred be released on his own recognizance.
    • They were released on their own recognisances pending their next court appearance on July 15.
    • She failed to comply with the terms of her release by failing to comply with the conditions of her recognizance.
    • He was arrested for violating the terms of his recognizance.
    • It records that he has an extensive criminal record, including threats, numerous failures to comply with recognizances and probation orders and three failures to appear.