Flee from justice

Definition of Flee from justice

Removing one’s self from or secreting one’s self within jurisdiction wherein offense was committed to avoid arrest; or leaving one’s home, residence, or known place of abode, or concealing one’s self therein, with intent, in either case, to avoid arrest, detention, or punishment for some criminal offense. Streep v. U.S., 160 U.S. 128, 16 S.Ct. 244, 40 L.Ed. 365. See also Extradition; Flight from prosecution; Fugitive.

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