Appeal

In law, an appeal is a process for requesting a formal change to an official decision. The decision maker to whom the appeal is made may be a court, a board, a tribunal or even a single official. Generally, only the party aggrieved below has standing to appeal. A court is used in the examples below.

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... There were several avenues of appeal available to the Bali Nine ... Lawyers had seven days post-sentencing to lodge appeals ... imprisonment and Lawrence's sentence remains at 20 years after appeal ...
Joseph Bruno - Appeal
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Good Friday Appeal - History
... The Appeal started in 1931 when groups of journalists from The Herald and Weekly Times Ltd organised a sporting carnival in aid of Melbourne hospitals ... The proceeds from the appeal initially went to different hospitals each year, but from their third year proceeds have gone exclusively to the Melbourne Royal Children’s Hospital ... that The Herald and radio station 3DB (now MIX 101.1) should broadcast an all day appeal on Good Friday ...
Appeal - Results
... The result of an appeal can be Affirmed Where the reviewing court basically agrees with the result of the lower courts ruling(s) ... Generally speaking, an appellate court's judgment provides 'the final directive of the appeals courts as to the matter appealed, setting out with specificity the court's determination that the ...
Operation Mass Appeal
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