The case was then sent back for a retrial on a technicality .
The Court must rule on a technicality about the institution's legal status, not that the director was a serial abuser.
the extreme technicality of the proposed constitution
their convictions were overturned on a technicality
A charge was brought against the officer who was found not guilty on a technicality .
But the conviction was overturned on a technicality .
They won on a technicality and now I am supposed to pay a lot of money which I won't pay.
Often, forensic testimony is dismissed on a technicality , like an assumption the investigator made or the way he described something to the jury.
The only people it really helps are those accused of crime in the courts, to allow them sometimes to get off on a technicality .
The life of a prosecutor is not an easy one especially when offenders are acquitted on a technicality .