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ap·pel·late ju·ris·dic·tion

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  1. appellate jurisdiction(Noun)

    The power of a court to review and potentially modify the decisions made by another court or tribunal.


  1. Appellate jurisdiction

    Appellate jurisdiction is the power of a court to review decisions and change outcomes of decisions of lower courts. Most appellate jurisdiction is legislatively created, and may consist of appeals by leave of the appellate court or by right. Depending on the type of case and the decision below, appellate review primarily consists of: an entirely new hearing; a hearing where the appellate court gives deference to factual findings of the lower court; or review of particular legal rulings made by the lower court.

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How to say appellate jurisdiction in sign language?

  1. appellatejurisdiction


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of appellate jurisdiction in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of appellate jurisdiction in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  • jurisdicción de apelaciónSpanish
  • अपील न्यायिक क्षेत्रHindi
  • fellebbviteli joghatóságHungarian
  • ערעור שיפוטHebrew
  • ಮೇಲ್ಮನವಿ ನ್ಯಾಯವ್ಯಾಪ್ತಿKannada
  • jurisdição recursalPortuguese
  • апеляційна юрисдикціяUkrainian
  • اپیلیٹ دائرہ کارUrdu
  • 上诉管辖权Chinese

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