legal brief


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Noun1.legal brief - a document stating the facts and points of law of a client's caselegal brief - a document stating the facts and points of law of a client's case
legal document, legal instrument, official document, instrument - (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
amicus curiae brief - a brief presented by someone interested in influencing the outcome of a lawsuit but who is not a party to it
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Texas Governor Greg Abbott crossed the church-state separation line on February 4 when he sent a legal brief to Texas State Attorney General Ken Paxton insisting that Christian crosses may be legally displayed on sheriffs' vehicles.
Prosecutors also note in their legal brief that three members of Tsarnaev's legal team were recently expelled from Russia after misrepresenting themselves as tourists to local authorities.
As reported, a legal brief was circulated to all members of Stockton's planning committee before a meeting in November to consider an application for 159 new homes at Urlay Nook in Eaglescliffe.
The employer coalition filed a friend-of-the-court legal brief Tuesday in a case before the U.
Dozens of lawmakers and top political figures have signed a legal brief arguing gay couples should have the right to marry, which was submitted this week to the U.
27 ( ANI ): More than 80 Republicans have signed onto a legal brief supporting the notion that same-sex couples should have a fundamental right to marriage.
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But in a sign that times are changing, the Obama administration has filed a legal brief in a similar court case, stating that survivors of domestic violence should receive asylum in the U.
But the course of what happens here will have an enduring legacy for the justice system," said the legal brief.
A spokesman for the Center for Science in the Public Interest, which filed a legal brief siding with the sugar industry in the case, said that the center had no qualms about Splenda's safety.
Keith Hodges, a senior instructor in the Legal Division at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Glynco, Georgia, prepared this Legal Brief.
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