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  • The appellate courts in America are directly below the Supreme Court.
  • I piled up courses on constitutional law, litigation, appellate procedure, federal courts, and collateral remedies.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • J.J. FORD, judge, Appellate Division of the State Supreme Court
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game
  • But I knew it would, at the very least, set up an extremely interesting appellate issue.
    Scott Pratt  --  An Innocent Client

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  • His career had been spectacularly successful, and he’d advanced from wealthy courtroom lawyer to distinguished appellate judge.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • An appellate court might decide that de Wet had been too lenient and that we deserved the death penalty.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • As I turned the corner, I saw the AAG from the appellate division, Gordon Greenleaf, already waiting.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • I believe the appellate jurisdiction, as defined by the Constitution, is proper.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • But that doesn’t help us in appellate court.
    Ted Dekker  --  BoneMan’s Daughters
  • In all the other Cases before mentioned, the Supreme Court shall have appellate Jurisdiction, both as to Law and Fact, with such Exceptions and under such Regulations as the Congress shall make.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 2

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  • In all the other Cases before mentioned, the supreme Court shall have appellate Jurisdiction, both as to Law and Fact, with such Exceptions, and under such Regulations as the Congress shall make.
    United States ’Founding Fathers’  --  The Constitution of the United States
  • One branch of the legislative department forms also a great constitutional council to the executive chief, as, on another hand, it is the sole depositary of judicial power in cases of impeachment, and is invested with the supreme appellate jurisdiction in all other cases.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • If he were wrong, there was the Appellate Division to which the defense could resort.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  An American Tragedy
  • They told him what would be the next turn in the Lingle case, or what the public-auction schedule would be, or about Appellate Court decisions before they were in print, or where there were hot goods, from furs to school supplies; so he had a line on Lollie from the beginning to the end.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • The motions are almost never granted, but every now and then an appellate court finds that the atmosphere in a county had been so prejudicial that the trial should have been moved.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • As an appellate court judge he had never had to look a defendant in the eye; he’d just reviewed the law in a detached way.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • I had advised Walter and his family that we would likely need to go to an appellate court for any real chance of relief, despite how positive everyone thought the hearing had been.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • At the oral argument months earlier, I’d been hopeful as I walked into the imposing Alabama Judicial Building and stood in the grand appellate courtroom that was formerly a Scottish Rite Freemasonry temple.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • In a few years, some of the appellate court judges would be attacked and replaced in partisan judicial elections by candidates who complained about the court’s rulings in death penalty cases.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Judge: family court, state supreme court, appellate division.
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game
  • The Supreme Court will have only appellate jurisdiction "with such exceptions and under such regulations as the Congress shall make."
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Appellate has two p’s and two I’s.
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game
  • He had affirmed death sentences from his seat on an appellate bench, and that had not been easy—even for men who had richly deserved their fates.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • 19 The propriety of this appellate jurisdiction has been rarely questioned.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • And well satisfied as I am of the propriety of the appellate jurisdiction, in the several classes of causes to which it is extended by the plan of the convention.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • The appellate courts affirmed his conviction and sentence.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • We kept getting very close decisions from appellate courts denying relief, and Mr. Hinton remained on death row facing execution.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • I had to go back to an appellate court in California and argue to get that sentence replaced with a reasonable sentence.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • It is therefore necessary that the appellate jurisdiction should, in certain cases, extend in the broadest sense to matters of fact.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • It afterwards divides the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court into original and appellate, but gives no definition of that of the subordinate courts.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • Whether their authority shall be original or appellate, or both, is not declared.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • New York State uses a technical meaning to the term "appellate."
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Therefore, the word "appellate" will not have the same meaning in New England as in New York.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Appellate Court May Review Facts
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The appellate jurisdiction of the Supreme Court (they may have argued) will extend to causes determined in different modes.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The appellate jurisdiction should sometimes extend in the broadest sense to matters of fact.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The Supreme Court will have appellate jurisdiction both as to law and fact.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • This appellate jurisdiction does not abolish the trial by jury.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The Constitution gives the Supreme Court appellate jurisdiction in all the cases of federal jurisdiction where it doesn’t have original jurisdiction.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Afterwards, it divides the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court into original and appellate.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Whether the lower courts’ authority is original or appellate or both is not defined.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • 3 Vide Number 81 refutes the idea that it is abolished by the appellate jurisdiction in matters of fact being vested in the Supreme Court.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Given our success in other death penalty cases, he must have feared the very real possibility of the appellate court’s overturning Walter’s conviction.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • A technical sense has been affixed to the term "appellate," which, in our law parlance, is commonly used in reference to appeals in the course of the civil law.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • 3 Vide No. 81, in which the supposition of its being abolished by the appellate jurisdiction in matters of fact being vested in the Supreme Court, is examined and refuted.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • The propriety of this appellate jurisdiction has been scarcely called in question in regard to matters of law; but the clamors have been loud against it as applied to matters of fact.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • It would diminish the motives to the multiplication of federal courts, and would admit of arrangements calculated to contract the appellate jurisdiction of the Supreme Court.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • They believe that "appellate jurisdiction" implies that trial by jury will be replaced by the civil-law mode of trial that is used in the New York courts of admiralty, probate, and chancery.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Therefore, the expression, "appellate jurisdiction, both as to law and fact," does not necessarily mean that the Supreme Court will reexamine facts decided by juries in the inferior courts.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The Supreme Court will have an appellate jurisdiction both as to law and fact in all the cases referred to them, both subject to any exceptions and regulations that may be thought advisable.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
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