amicus curiae brief


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a brief presented by someone interested in influencing the outcome of a lawsuit but who is not a party to it

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TABLE OF CONTENTS TABLE OF AUTHORITIES APPLICATION FOR LEAVE TO FILE AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF INTEREST OF AMICUS CURIAE; HOW THE AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF WILL ASSIST THE COURT NO PARTY OR COUNSEL FOR A PARTY AUTHORED OR CONTRIBUTED TO THIS BRIEF CONCLUSION AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND LEGAL DISCUSSION A.
NACDL filed an amicus curiae brief to the US Supreme Court with the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice and the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
The Independent Women's Forum (IWF) is a conservative non-profit in the United States that recently filed an amicus curiae brief in support of Little Sisters of the Poor Home for the Aged -- a group that has petitioned the Supreme Court to take up its case against the Department of Health and Human Services.
The authors of this article submitted an amicus curiae brief in the case on behalf of former FDA officials in support of the Defendants-Appellees, Franck's Lab, Inc.
2007) ("The Federal Republic of Germany filed an amicus curiae brief alleging that the State of Florida did not follow proper international protocol in the form of Letters Rogatory when obtaining evidence in Germany used against Riechmann during his trial.
Last week, NLC signed on to an amicus curiae brief filed by the State and Local Legal Center in a U.
The American Psychiatric Association and the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law filed an amicus curiae brief supporting forcible administration of antipsychotic medication to the Tucson, Ariz.
An amicus curiae brief that brings to the attention of the Court relevant matter not already brought to its attention by the parties may be of considerable help to the Court.
An amicus curiae brief, or "friend of the court" brief, is a document volunteered by an outside party that contains additional information on an aspect of the case to assist in its ruling.
The court commented on the fact that the Florida Hospital Association had filed a Amicus Curiae brief in which it argued that the hospital's lien was not based on a private contract, but stemmed from a public pact with the hospital, which was required by federal law to provide emergency service.
Last week, the UK Government sent an amicus curiae brief to the US Appeals court complaining of lack of notification of the woman's arrest and trial and "ineffective counsel".
The section has prepared an amicus curiae brief supporting retired Fifth DCA Judge Robert J.