Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
A final and binding decision by a judge about a legal matter that prevents further pursuit of the same matter in any court. When judges make such a decision, they dismiss the matter "with prejudice." The parties may also agree to dismiss a claim with prejudice. (See also: jurisdiction
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:26 pm