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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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It appears in this, that occasional appeals to the people would be neither a proper nor an effectual provision for that purpose.
The several departments being perfectly co-ordinate by the terms of their common commission, none of them, it is evident, can pretend to an exclusive or superior right of settling the boundaries between their respective powers; and how are the encroachments of the stronger to be prevented, or the wrongs of the weaker to be redressed, without an appeal to the people themselves, who, as the grantors of the commissions, can alone declare its true meaning, and enforce its observance?
The legislature of the United States would certainly have full power to provide, that in appeals to the Supreme Court there should be no re-examination of facts where they had been tried in the original causes by juries.
If the result, so far, fails to satisfy us in that particular, we shall not hesitate to appeal to a Court of Law.
He asked leave to appeal to Geoffrey to confirm him.
The marriage which they deny I am now waiting to prove--not by assertion, on my side, but by appeal to competent witnesses.
But he found himself encompassed with guards and forced to remain silent while the Chief Circle in a few impassioned words made a final appeal to the Women, exclaiming that, if the Colour Bill passed, no marriage would henceforth be safe, no woman's honour secure; fraud, deception, hypocrisy would pervade every household; domestic bliss would share the fate of the Constitution and pass to speedy perdition.
The industry also had forcefully noted in its briefs that administrative appeals generally are unavailable.
Wallace, authors of "Taxpayers Face Diversity in State Appeals Procedures" (see the Tax Practice department, page 39), developed a checklist of questions to be answered before attempting an appeal of a tax assessment in another state.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Southwest Casino Corporation (OTCBB:SWCC) announced that on March 28, 2006 the Minnesota Court of Appeals upheld the decision of the Minnesota Racing Commission to grant North Metro Harness Initiative, LLC licenses to develop a harness racetrack and card room in Columbus Township, Anoka County, Minnesota.
Over time, CDP cases created a substantial workload for the Service's Appeals Division.
Everson expressing concern about Announcement 2005-80 on the independence of the Appeals function.