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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motion_(legal)

In United States law, a motion is a procedural device for decision. It is a request to the judge (or ... Depending upon the type of motion and the jurisdiction, the court may simply issue an oral decision from the bench ... As an example, a claim that the defendant failed to greet the plaintiff while passing the latter on the street,  ...

www.justice.gov/usao/justice-101/pretrial-motions

One of the last steps a prosecutor takes before trial is to respond to or file motions . A motion is an application to the court made by the prosecutor or defense ...

criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-procedure/pre-trial-motions.html

The prosecutor argues that one of the defendant's key witnesses, an elderly neighbor ... The importance of the pre-trial motion depends on the kind of case, the ...

criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-procedure/pretrial-hearings-motions.html

Prosecutors and defense attorneys can file any number of pre-trial motions that. ... This section describes some of the different types of pre-trial motions and ...

www.lawfirms.com/resources/criminal-defense/criminal-defense-case/motions-trial-procedures.htm

Before a trial, a slew of motions may be filed by the defense, which may ... For starters, if a jury returns a not guilty verdict, prosecutors cannot retry the case at a  ...

www.fighterlaw.com/criminal-law-101/crime-defenses/pretrial-motions

Filing these kinds of motions may obviate the need for a jury trial and make your ... For example, merely filing a motion to suppress may provide the prosecutor a ...

criminaldefense.homestead.com/motionpractice.html

[Note: For an example of the sort of procedure one must know to engage in motion ... Since the trial court need not consider certain matters filed outside the time ...

www.law.cornell.edu/rules/frcrmp/rule_12

(A) a motion alleging a defect in instituting the prosecution ; , including: ... under 18 U.S.C. §3142 for a specified time until a new indictment or information is filed. .... In cases in which defendant wishes to know what types of evidence the ...

www.legalmatch.com/law-library/article/pre-trial-motion-lawyers.html

Mar 1, 2016 ... A motion is a document that is filed with the court by one of the parties ... common types of criminal pretrial motions will request to the court to:.

publicdefender.mt.gov/training/PracticeManual-Criminal/Ch3-PretrialMotions.pdf

A. Prior to determining what motions to file, you must arrive at a “trial plan.” a. ... statements the prosecutor makes during hearings on motions to the effect ... inconsistencies, testing witnesses to determine what kind of cross-examination is most.