Definition of Appeals. Meaning of Appeals. Synonyms of Appeals

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Definition of Appeals

Appeal
Appeal Ap*peal", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Appealed; p. pr. & vb. n. Appealing.] [OE. appelen, apelen, to appeal, accuse, OF. appeler, fr. L. appellare to approach, address, invoke, summon, call, name; akin to appellere to drive to; ad + pellere to drive. See Pulse, and cf. Peal.] 1. (Law) (a) To make application for the removal of (a cause) from an inferior to a superior judge or court for a rehearing or review on account of alleged injustice or illegality in the trial below. We say, the cause was appealed from an inferior court. (b) To charge with a crime; to accuse; to institute a private criminal prosecution against for some heinous crime; as, to appeal a person of felony. 2. To summon; to challenge. [Archaic] Man to man will I appeal the Norman to the lists. --Sir W. Scott. 3. To invoke. [Obs.] --Milton.

Meaning of Appeals from wikipedia

- an appeal is the process in which cases are reviewed by a higher authority, where parties request a formal change to an official decision. Appeals function...
- appeals from the district courts within its borders, or in some instances from other designated federal courts and administrative agencies. Appeals from...
- appellate court, commonly called an appeals court, court of appeals (American English), appeal court, court of appeal (British English), court of second...
- The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (in case citations, 9th Cir.) is a federal court of appeals that has appellate jurisdiction over...
- Appeals (in case citation, Tenn. Ct. App.) was created in 1925 by the Tennessee General ****embly as an intermediate appellate court to hear appeals in...
- States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit in 1921 by Warren G. Harding. 45 Stat. 1346 re****igned his seat to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth...
- May 30, 2005. "Third Circuit Court of Appeals Judges" (PDF). Official website of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Archived from...
- United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit Recent opinions from FindLaw Official wiki of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit...
- 37.53769°N 77.43481°W / 37.53769; -77.43481 The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (in case citations, 4th Cir.) is a federal court...
- The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (in case citations, 11th Cir.) is a federal court with appellate jurisdiction over the district...
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