Tag Archives: Appeal

Death penalty appeal added to March calendar

The Supreme Court today said that it’s adding a capital case to its March calendar. On March 6, the court will hear argument in People v. Erskine, an automatic direct appeal from a September 2004 judgment of death. Counsel was … Continue reading

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In Missouri, party waives right to appeal when a Judgment is entered by consent/agreement

Party waives right to appeal when a Judgment is entered by consent/agreement. Recent case from the Missouri Court of Appeals:  Parties cannot appeal a Judgment that was entered by Stipulation (agreement). Father and Mother entered into a stipulation where both … Continue reading

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Appeal Court Says Divorce Based on Mental Cruelty is Stigmatizing

This week the Ontario Court of Appeal considered a divorce appeal where a judge in a pretrial conference granted a divorce based on each spouses’ allegations of mental cruelty against the other. In Baraz v. Vorobyev, 2019 ONCA 90 the … Continue reading

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Car Accident Victim Wins Maryland Personal Injury Claim, Seeks Additional Damages on Appeal

Negligent drivers may be held liable for property damage, medical expenses, and other losses that they cause to others.  In some Maryland personal injury cases, proving the extent of the injuries caused by the accident and the amount of damages is … Continue reading

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Should I Use the Insurer’s Appeal Form?

Posted by: Corinne Chandler At the time of the denial, it is customary for claim representatives to tell insureds that they will have an opportunity to appeal the denial and that the appeal will be a “fresh look” at the … Continue reading

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