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arbitrator
A private, neutral person chosen to arbitrate a disagreement, as opposed to a court of law. An arbitrator could be used to settle any non-criminal dispute, and many business contracts make provisions for an arbitrator in the event of a disagreement. In the United States, the American Arbitration Association (AAA) provides services to individuals and … Full Definition »

Offender
"Offender" means any person who has been convicted of a crime for which he may be committed to the custody of the department and is at least one of the following: (a) committed to the custody of the department; (b) on probation; or (c) on parole. (Title 64, Chapter 13 d, Sec. 1) … Full Definition »
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