- non·ap·pel·late, adjective
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How to use appellate in a sentence
A San Diego judge found some merit in that argument when he allowed restaurants to briefly defy the state order before an appellate court blocked that decision.How Carlsbad Restaurants Became Ground Zero for Coronavirus Defiance | Kayla Jimenez and Sara Libby | January 19, 2021 | Voice of San Diego
A statement from Chicago’s Law Department said the city has been returning impounded vehicles “upon request” to motorists who file for bankruptcy since the 2019 appellate court decision.Thousands of Illinois Drivers Would Get Their Licenses Back Under a Criminal Justice Reform Bill | by Melissa Sanchez | January 15, 2021 | ProPublica
A Virginia appellate court ruled that Facebook likes are a form of free speech.Virginia’s longest-serving sheriff dies at his Hampton home, officials said | Antonio Olivo | December 26, 2020 | Washington Post
Gloria also gets to pick the chair of that board, and that looks like it will be Johanna Schiavoni, a San Diego appellate attorney.
In early October, the appellate court ruled that the division had violated its own regulations in denying Jaden help.People with Developmental Disabilities Were Promised Help. Instead, They Face Delays and Denials. | by Amy Silverman for Arizona Daily Star, with data analysis by Alex Devoid, Arizona Daily Star | November 5, 2020 | ProPublica
The appellate drama that eventually set Kelly Michaels free had its own bizarre twist.How the ‘Witch Hunt’ Myth Undermined American Justice | Jason Berry | July 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
And Christie, it should be noted, is himself a securities and appellate lawyer.
Federal appellate and district courts are enormously important in our legal system.Obama’s Shocking Success on Judgeships Overturns Conventional Wisdom | David Fontana | June 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Important gun legislation has recently been invalidated by federal appellate judges in Illinois and California.
Mindi and her lawyers appealed the 2012 ruling, and the following year a Missouri appellate court sided with her.
But the more distinctive use of the term in America is in the case of the brief "in error or appeal," before an appellate court.
The appellate Court here has the power to pass on findings of facts.
Not long afterward the appellate Court brought in its decision in his favor in the guardianship matter.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume II (of 3) | Alexander Wheelock Thayer
The magisterial commission which followed on March 29, had plainly been held at the instance of the appellate Court.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume III (of 3) | Alexander Wheelock Thayer
At present candidate for the appellate bench; Tammany's choice.Destiny | Charles Neville Buck
British Dictionary definitions for appellate
of or relating to appeals
(of a tribunal) having jurisdiction to review cases on appeal and to reverse decisions of inferior courts
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