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a court whose jurisdiction is to review decisions of lower courts or agencies

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In 2007, the Court of Appeal for Ontario itself heard 1,679 cases.
As a result of a challenge by four women who lost benefits, the Ontario Court of Appeal in 2002 struck down the rule saying it stripped women of their dignity, subjected them to highly intrusive questioning by the state and forced them to choose between financial independence and their relationship.
Offerman,(15) the North Carolina Supreme Court reversed a court of appeals decision holding that the state recognizes only one meaning of business income, the transactional test.
The Court of Appeal remanded the case on the basis that a triable issue existed as to whether the conduct of the decedent's insurance company and certain related entities was a substantial factor in causing the decedent's death.
It is satisfying that the Administrative Court of Appeal shares TeliaSonera's opinion that the prices charged by Tele2 have been too high.
24, 1992, the District Court of Appeal of Florida, Third District, has reversed a $12 million judgment against it.
Supreme Court or try to knock it down in the Court of Appeal on the search and seizure arguments.
WASHINGTON -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), specializing in constitutional law, today applauded a decision by the California Court of Appeals overturning a lower court decision that said a ballot proposition by San Diego voters to donate the property on which the Mt.
Airport officials said they only filed for a rehearing in order to preserve their rights to ask for a Supreme Court review of the Court of Appeal decision.
While West agreed that the Court of Appeal decision could affect the trial, he told lawyers for the city, the airport and Lockheed Martin that he is not ready to make any decisions yet.
The 2nd District Court of Appeal said the district must pay Daniel M.
NEW YORK, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE) announced today that the California Supreme Court yesterday granted the company's petition seeking relief from a Court of Appeal decision.
This week, the Court of Appeal in San Francisco temporarily lifted the stay while it takes the case under consideration.
The Court of Appeal of the State of California, Third Appellate District (Sutter) filed a decision on Jan.
However, the Los Angeles Superior Court judge has received many plaudits for his work, all of which no doubt contributed to his 90-day assignment to the state Court of Appeal to help 2nd District judges with a backlog of cases.