move for

move for (something)

To instigate or initiate some legal motion. We are moving for a retrial in light of this new evidence, Your Honor.
See also: move

move for something

to make a parliamentary or legal motion in favor of something. I move for dismissal of the case against my client. My lawyer moved for a recess of the trial.
See also: move
References in classic literature ?
It is like yeast, a ferment, a thing that moves and may move for a minute, an hour, a year, or a hundred years, but that in the end will cease to move.
If it's a losing move for the first player, the second player must have a move that sets up a win.
So, there must always be a winning move for the first player.
This will provide a more seamless move for the service member, and at the same time, be more economical.
The Indianapolis movers recently completed a move for Colts player Hank Baskett and wife, actress Kendra Baskett.
Typically, this translates into an easier move for service members and their families.
It divides searches among the processors and compiles and reconciles the results to generate the best possible move for any given chess position.
Nasdaq: CHRZ), today announced that Sandia National Laboratories has chosen Move for Servers(TM) to migrate large volumes of complex relational data from DB2 UDB for OS/390 and Sybase to Oracle.
Princeton Softech's Move for Servers delivers the speed, accuracy, scalability and security that IT professionals need when migrating data between disparate platforms.
This is a higher-quality move for the service member," said Hutchinson.
Move for Servers Plays Key Role in Application Testing Strategy
7 million members, purchased Princeton Softech's Move for Servers(TM) to extract and age application test data.
Move for Servers Plays Key Role in Data Movement and Y2K Strategy
the world's leading provider of financial guarantee insurance, purchased Princeton Softech's Move for Servers(tm) to conduct comprehensive Year 2000 testing of a mission critical administrative system.
Nasdaq: CHRZ), today announces that Move for Servers, a data extract, transformation and migration tool, now supports DB2 for OS/390 databases.