appeals court

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Noun1.appeals court - a court whose jurisdiction is to review decisions of lower courts or agenciesappeals court - a court whose jurisdiction is to review decisions of lower courts or agencies
court, judicature, tribunal - an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
circuit court of appeals - one of the twelve federal United States courts of appeals that cover a group of states known as a `circuit'
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An evangelical Christian group's operation of a homeless shelter for the Boise, Idaho, city government violates church-state separation, a federal appeals court has ruled.
In its arguments before the appeals court, the IRS maintained that section 6511(a) must be interpreted in conjunction with IRC section 7422 and regulations section 301.
VAN NUYS - Halting the $330 million Orange Line busway will rob the San Fernando Valley of a much needed rapid transit corridor and lead to an unprecedented waste of taxpayer money, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said Monday in an appeals court filing.
A federal appeals court in San Francisco as ruled that Vietnam veterans who contracted prostate cancer and diabetes related to Agent Orange exposure should receive retroactive disability benefits dated to the time they first filed a claim with the VA.
In January, the appeals court overturned a 1997 ruling that called for the removal of the wolves that had been introduced to Yellowstone and Idaho by the U.
The appeals court moved on to discuss the notice requirements of ERISA and Se.
WASHINGTON -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), specializing in constitutional law, said it is pleased a federal appeals court has dismissed as moot a case against the City of San Diego challenging the Mt.
The group Citizens Organized for Smart Transit had sued for an injunction, saying construction should be stopped after the appeals court ruled last month that another environmental study was needed for the project.
The harassment and economic retaliation have been difficult, but Maddox's belief that Moore had flouted the Constitution was vindicated July 1 when a federal appeals court ruled that the monument violates church-state separation.
We recognize that a state appeals court has upheld the Commissioner's earlier decision.
Supreme Court refused to review a federal appeals court decision that said officials of Elkhart, Ind.
But the appeals court disagreed in a 2-1 decision released Wednesday.