Retrial

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Definition: Retrial




What is the dictionary definition of Retrial?

Dictionary Definition


n. a new trial granted upon the motion of the losing party, based on obvious error, bias or newly discovered evidence, or after mistrial or reversed by an appeals court.

legal A second trial, by the original court, if the original trial was found to be improper or unfair.


Full Definition of Retrial


A new trial in which issues already litigated and to which the court has already rendered a verdict or decision are reexamined by the same court; occurs when the initial trial is found to have been improper or unfair due to procedural errors.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Retrial are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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