get (one's) day in court(redirected from get his day in court)
get (one's) day in court
To have the opportunity to voice one's complaints or explain one's actions. This phrase does not have to refer to an actual court appearance. You'll get your day in court, but for now, let your sister tell her side of the story. I'm glad I'm finally getting my day in court and can refute those slanderous claims.