appeal against

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appeal against

To attempt to change a legal decision. Don't worry, we will appeal against the judge's sentence.
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appeal against something

to ask a court of appeals to change a ruling made by a lower court. My lawyer appealed against the judgment. We will file an appeal against the court ruling.
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However, the registrar had objected to the appeals for not submitting them to the relevant forum, to which both party members submitted appeals against the objection of the registrar as well.
Appeals against sentencing are sent to the Court of Appeal where they are considered by a judge who decides whether or not an appeal can be held.
The CBF's chances of success appear limited - appeals against yellow cards are not usually permitted, only red cards.
Investigations led to the arrest of the suspect and two other men, who were also jailed for a year but did not file appeals against their convictions.
APPEALS against refusal of planning consent for two takeaways in Redcar and Cleveland have met with mixed fortunes.
If a member of the committee appeals against any candidate, he/she has to pay Dh3,000, Lootah added.
Malik's appeal comes a day after former captain Younis Khan and Shahid Afridi filed their respective appeals against the PCB's punishments.
It read: "Ralli can today confirm that Ali Dizaei is to launch appeals against both conviction and sentence.
But Lipman and Crockett have lodged appeals against both the decision of the RFU disciplinary panel and the sanction.
THREE major high street retailers have lost court appeals against price-fixing charges.
Now the couple have lodged appeals against their sentences - funded by legal aid - on the basis they are unable to pay.
nPhilip Robinson and Gary Carter have lodged appeals against bans received last week.
Staff who have been sacked or disciplined by Birmingham City Council face a wait of almost a year before the local authority can arrange to hear appeals against dismissal.
ISLAMABAD -- Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Tuesday nominated two judges of Lahore High Court (LHC) as tribunal for disposal of appeals against the decisions of the Returning Officer (RO) for PP-4.
A tribunal comprising Justice Nasir Saeed Shaikh and Justice Shahid Wahid heard the appeals against the acceptance of nomination papers of PML-N's leaders after Justice Imtiaz excused from holding the hearing.