In the United States, orders resulting from ex parte proceedings are typically temporary at least until the party affected by the order is given an opportunity to contest it.
If to this be added the fact that, in consequence of the ex parte application of the spur, one side of the mare appeared to journey faster than the other; and that the aggrieved flank was resolutely indicated by unremitted flourishes of a bushy tail, we finish the picture of both horse and man.
James Fenimore Cooper -- The Last of the Mohicans
Your Honor, an ex parte contact with counsel?
David Baldacci -- Wish You Well
And he further remarks upon the attempt of the State of Georgia to establish a division line for the purpose of limiting the boundaries of the Cherokees, that the line drawn having been made by the whites, and entirely upon ex parte evidence of their several rights, was of no validity whatever.
Alexis de Toqueville -- Democracy In America, Volume 1
The answers began with a Supreme Court ruling that December, in the case called Ex Parte Endo.
Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston & James D. Houston -- Farewell to Manzanar