§ 5701 Appeals to Appellate Division From Supreme and County Courts
§ 5702 Appeals to Appellate Division From Other Courts of Original Instance
§ 5703 Appeals to Appellate Division From Appellate Courts
§ 5704 Review of Ex Parte Orders
§ 5711 Where Appeal Heard
§ 5712 Content of Order Determining Appeal
§ 5713 Content of Order Granting Permission to Appeal to Court of Appeals

Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Practice Law and Rules > Article 57 - Appeals to the Appellate Division

  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.