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Appeal

A request to a higher court to review a previously completed criminal or civil case. In general, only one of the parties involved in the original case may appeal it.
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The closure was delayed after a legal appeal by the remaining partner at the practice Dr Syed Haider, who had done nothing wrong.
The initiative offers hope of a swift resolution to an issue that could keep the 20-year-old striker out of football for months - even years - if he attempts to mount a legal appeal while remaining in this country
Relatives of Colin Waite are raising funds for a legal appeal just five months after he was jailed for life for murdering the 17-year-old Sutton Coldfield student.
New strategies planned by the Anti-Rugby Airport Campaign include a second campaign march in May and a legal appeal to the European Court of Human Rights.
The Glasgow-born psychopath complained he had the right to choose to die and launched an unsuccessful legal appeal to stop the force feeding - costing taxpayers pounds 500,000.
WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange yesterday lost his legal appeal to block extradition to Sweden over rape allegations.
Simon Marsh of Exmax came under fire for suggesting that members of the planning committee who voted against his application for St Mary's Row in Moseley could be financially liable for the costs of any legal appeal.
A legal appeal by distributors of Corona - which would have banned pubs and bars from serving another brand with a lemon or lime slice in the neck of the bottle - was ruled out by the European Court of Justice.
BUDGET airline Ryanair has won a legal appeal to establish the responsibility of airports in providing wheelchair assistance for passengers.
Can there be a better sign of the crazy times we live in than the disclosure that M25 road rage murderer Kenneth Noye has won the right to launch a legal appeal against the 'oppressive' conditions in which he is being held in a top security prison.
THE British planespotters convicted of spying in Greece were today due in court at the start of their legal appeal.
We will also be considering the possibility of a legal appeal," Larson said.

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