Origin of ex parte
Examples from the Web for ex parte
Sooner than have it said that this was an ex-parte trial, I will appear myself as their counsel,—by your consent.Wigwam and War-path; Or the Royal Chief in Chains|A. B. (Alfred Benjamin) Meacham
This of course must be viewed as an ex-parte statement, difficult for foreigners to verify or refute.
One has no right to prejudge a case of which one has only heard an ex-parte statement.The Talk of the Town, Volume 1 (of 2)|James Payn
Our Government merely sends the shipper's ex-parte statement.The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume I|Burton J. Hendrick
Unfortunately, two can play at this game of ex-parte definition.Anthropology|Robert Marett