Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
1) A request that the judge eliminate all or part of the other party's pleading. 2) A request that the judge order evidence deleted from the court record and instruct the jury to disregard it. Typically, this request is made regarding testimony by a witness in court.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:20 pm