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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LAHORE -- Punjab's top food officials are unable to agree on who should be empowered to hear appeals against the decisions of Punjab Food Authority (PFA) food safety officers, The Express Tribune has learnt.
LAHORE -- As deadline to decide appeals against the decisions of the returning officers expired on Wednesday, a Lahore High Court election tribunal allowed former state minister Saira Afzal Tarar to contest the upcoming general election while rejected the nomination papers of Maulana Ashraf Jalali of Tehreek-i-Labbaik.
Moreover, an appellate tribunal of the Lahore High Court stopped independent candidates Saeed Akbar Nawani and Rasheed Akbar Nawani from contesting election while allowing appeals against acceptance of their nomination papers from NA-98 and PP-90, respectively.
PESHAWAR -- The Election Commission of Pakistan setup Appellate Tribunals comprising of six judges of Peshawar High Court to decide election appeals against the decisions of Returning Officers (ROs) for General Elections 2018.
Appeals against any objection to the decisions of returning officers can be filed by June 22, after the scrutiny process ends on June 19.
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.
But Lipman and Crockett have lodged appeals against both the decision of the RFU disciplinary panel and the sanction.
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.