interlocutory interlocutory

Definition(s):

  • (adj) consisting of dialogue

Usage(s):

  1. We agree with the district court that the January 5, 2009 order is not appropriate for interlocutory appeal.
  2. We agree with the district court that the January 5, 2009 order is not appropriate for interlocutory appeal.
  3. She won an interlocutory decree but never got around to filing for her final papers.

News

  • Federal court grants stay in civil-rights trial

    Stephen F. Austin State University on Monday asked a federal court in Marshall to grant a stay in Christian Cutler’s civil-rights lawsuit against the institution while it files an interlocutory appeal.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: The Daily Sentinel

Quotes

  1. In the Ninth Circuit case, Kagan told the committee, "The Witt matter is interlocutory in nature."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source: EDGE Boston

  2. "They want to get the DA bogged down in a protracted and expensive interlocutory dispute in the hope that we will go away and forget about it," said Zille, acknowledging that the DA would struggle to pay all the costs of the case itself.
    on May 8, 2009 By: Helen Zille Source: Independent Online

  3. "The frustration of trials through spurious ex-parte motions, incessant interlocutory injunctions on every issue remains a major obstacle to criminal prosecution. It is gratifying that the EFCC Act has addressed this problem by barring interlocutory...
    on Oct 26, 2007 By: Nuhu Ribadu Source: Financial Standard

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