Probator

Probator – this legal term is used in the area of Criminal Law. There it refers to the figure of a person who has been convicted for serious crimes, confesses his guilt before pleading guilty or not guilty. Together with it the convicted gives to the investigators the names of his accomplices of the same felony, in order to achieve release for himself (or alternatively to reach a smaller penalty or time in jail). A synonym is the legal term “approver”.

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