interlocutory appeal

Definition of "interlocutory appeal"
  1. An appeal made prior to the final decision of a trial court on a whole case
How to use "interlocutory appeal" in a sentence
  1. The defence lawyer filed an interlocutory appeal against the judge's decision to dismiss their motion.
  2. An interlocutory appeal has the potential to delay the trial process.
  3. Due to the urgency of the circumstances, the judge allowed an interlocutory appeal.

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