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- n. review by a court of law of actions of a government official or entity or of some other legally appointed person or body or the review by an appellate court of the decision of a trial court
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Although a subsequent judicial review shortened her sentence to seven years, Patricia Hearst was shipped off to the federal correctional institute in Pleasanton, California, where she served twenty-one months behind bars.