Definitions for appeals court

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appellate court, appeals court, court of appeals(noun)

    a court whose jurisdiction is to review decisions of lower courts or agencies

Wiktionary

  1. appeals court(Noun)

    appellate court

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Stuart Newman:

    It's a very, very bad decision unsupported by precedent, so the sooner an appeals court throws it out, the better.

  2. Brian Concannon:

    We are disappointed in the ruling but not discouraged, and we have always assumed that this case was going to go to the appeals court.

  3. Ronald Levin:

    Normally, the appeals court would defer to a district court's management of the case, but in some circumstances they might override that judgment.

  4. Tony Buzbee:

    The appeals court made clear that this case was questionable. The remaining charge is hanging by a thread, and we are confident that once it is put before the court, it will be dismissed on its face.

  5. Ronald Levin:

    Evidently, the administration has decided not to wait, normally, the appeals court would defer to a district court's management of the case, but in some circumstances they might override that judgment.

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