Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
(kor-m-noh-bis) A Latin term that describes a request to a judge to reopen and reconsider a matter that has already been decided. The basis for the request is a claim that the decision is based on a mistake of fact, which can now be rectified.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:27 pm