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  • ...in cases where the complainant was proceeding out of spite or hatred. This writ of appeal was an early precursor to the modern appellate system in the Unit The presenting jury and writ of appeal underpin two beliefs that have been crucial to the development of
    22 KB (3,476 words) - 16:57, 17 December 2010
  • ...h the judgment now in effect in Arizona, the prevailing party may obtain a writ of execution that will authorize the sheriff in that Arizona county to seiz
    7 KB (1,228 words) - 04:55, 22 November 2014
  • ...ied right to it. Creditors holding liens are called secured creditors. The writ of attachment sets in motion the process of a levy, by which a sheriff or o
    3 KB (558 words) - 16:31, 16 March 2011
  • .../span>. States generally require that the judgment creditor first secure a writ of attachment, that the debtor be given notice before seizure occurs, and t
    3 KB (465 words) - 16:27, 16 March 2011
  • ...edure to limit the number of cases it hears. The U.S. Supreme Court uses a writ of certiorari, which is a legal <span>[[Pleading|pleading]]</span> that req
    7 KB (1,067 words) - 08:38, 9 August 2011
  • ... all cases, federal or state, posing "federal questions of substance." The writ of certiorari gives the Court discretionary review, allowing it to address A party who seeks review of a decision petitions the Court for a writ of certiorari, an ancient <span>[[Pleading|pleading]]</span> form that gran
    11 KB (1,780 words) - 08:38, 9 August 2011
  • ...;a long-time columnist and editor of [http://writ.news.findlaw.com/hilden/ FindLaw's legal commentary]. [[Category:FindLaw's Writ]]
    1 KB (206 words) - 10:01, 30 April 2010
  • Thompkins filed a petition for a [[Habeas Corpus|writ of habeas corpus]] in the United States District Court for the Eastern Dist *[http://writ.news.findlaw.com/colb/20091014.html The Supreme Court Considers a Miranda R
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