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amicus brief

Twenty states filed an amicus brief.
  a document filed in a legal proceeding by an interested party who is not directly part of the case
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amicus brief amicus curiae brief
Strongly Associated with:   amicus curiae
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  • Twenty states filed an amicus brief.
  • THE COLORADO CATTLEMEN’S ASSOCIATION filed an amicus brief in Mike Callicrate’s lawsuit against IBP, demanding a competitive marketplace for cattle and a halt to any illegal buying practices being used by the large meatpacking firms.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
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Associated words [difficulty]:   amicus brief [9] , brief [7] , friend of the court [9]
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