Origin of cassation
OTHER WORDS FROM cassationcas·sa·tion·al, adjective
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How to use cassation in a sentence
On the fall of Robespierre he returned to France, and in 1797 became a member of the court of cassation.
His subsequent appeal to obtain a reversal of his sentence was rejected by the Court of Cassation in 1855.Lola Montez|Edmund B. d'Auvergne
The Cour de Cassation decided for a fresh trial by court-martial.My Memoirs|Marguerite Steinheil
If it pronounces cassation it remits the case to the hearing of a court of the same order.
The cour de cassation can review the decision of any other tribunal, except administrative courts.