Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 62
- Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
- Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
- Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
- Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
- month: means a calendar month. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
- Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.