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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 ... In addition, most jurisdictions allow for time for the movant to file reply papers rebutting the arguments made in the opposition. ... Depending upon the type of motion and the jurisdiction, the court may simply issue an oral ...

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 ...

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.

www.jensendefense.com/articles/criminalmotionpractice.html

Milwaukee criminal defense attorney Jeffrey W. Jensen explains in this article ... Thus, these types of motions almost always result in an evidentiary hearing (i.e. ...

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 ... the prosecutor to detail all charges, as well as the reason for filing these charges ...

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 ...

thelawdictionary.org/article/four-types-legal-motions-u-s-law

While there are lots of different types of legal motions, the ones below tend to ... This motion argues that the prosecution has failed to prove its case and that ...

www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/what-when-the-prosecution-must-disclose.html

Discovery: What and When the Prosecution Must Disclose .... The prosecutor also has prepared a file memorandum as a self-reminder about what portions of the ...