- a second presentation of the evidence and arguments of a case before the court of original presentation.
Origin of rehearing
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But on every rehearing the wisdom and virtue of mankind have re-affirmed it.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 6 (of 12)
Robert G. Ingersoll
A rehearing was ordered and a final decision was rendered on the 20th of May.The Cleveland Era
Henry Jones Ford
The verdict had been guilty, and his case was now pending on a motion for rehearing.The Tempering
Charles Neville Buck
There was thereafter presented a petition for modification of judgment and for a rehearing June 1, 1903.
In the city Noah Wicker toiled laboriously over his first case which had been granted a rehearing, and set for November the sixth.A Romance of Billy-Goat Hill
Alice Hegan Rice