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Parent or young person who is making an appeal (eg to the additional support needs tribunal or the education appeal committee).
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A person appealing to a higher court or body against a decision made in a lower court or body
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[ Latin appellans
, present participle of appellare
; confer French appelant
. See Appeal
.] Relating to an appeal; appellate. 'An appellant
jurisdiction.' Hallam. Party appellant (Law)
, the party who appeals; appe...
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plaintiff in error noun the party who appeals a decision of a lower court
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• (n.) One who accuses another of felony or treason. • (n.) One who appeals or entreats. • (n.) A challenger. • (n.) One who appeals, or asks for a rehearing or review of a cause by a higher tribunal. • (a.) Relating to an appeal; appellate. • (n.) One who appealed to a general council against the bull Unigenitus.Appel...
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The party bringing the action to court (usually an appellate/appeal court).
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n. an association is the people who come together for some common specific purpose. Usually used for groups that are large in number, their capital more considerable, and their enterprizes greater, either on account of their risk or importance in the market. When authorized by the government these are called corporations else if not legally establi...
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An appellant is a person or organisation that appeals against the decision of a court. The party resisting the appeal is called the respondent.
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the party who takes an appeal to a higher court
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Person, person's organisation or corporation that starts an appeal in a court. Applicants, appellants, respondents, defendants, etc., are generally called 'parties'.
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Party who initiates an appeal.
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The party who takes an appeal from one court or jurisdiction to another.
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A party to a lawsuit who appeals to a higher court in an effort to have a losing decision modified or reversed.
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A person appealing to a higher court against a decision of a lower court or other decision-making body
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