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What does motion to amend mean?


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2009-03-28 21:36:22
2009-03-28 21:36:22

It is a legal request to change something (usually phraseology) contained in a document already filed with the court.

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The word amend means to change. So a motion to amend indictment means a motion to change the indictment.

It means to propose a change to a Motion.

So long as a court has not ruled on a pending Motion to Dismiss, you may amend your complaint.

You are asking the court to amend your response to the original complaint brought against you.

It depends on HOW they amend it. If they reduce the charge - you're good. If they amend it upwards - not so good.

In general, no. You should write your own motion.

amend means to changeIt means to change or edit

you just put chemicals in just make it disapear like a gas

File a motion to amend your witness list.

When it comes to documents, usually means adding/revising.

Amend means change. So the change could mean that something was canceled or deleted, but not always.

You need to return to the court and request the amendment via a motion.

to correct it,means to change it The word "amend" means to correct it.

If your travel is restricted by court order, file a 'motion to amend' with the court that issued the order.

Amendment means to change or to "amend" something.

it means you are reading a chapter of the bible.

Essentially, it means "changed" or "restated". A good example may be when a Plaintiff's original complaint is dismissed after the Defendant files a motion asking the court to do so, argument on the motion occurs, and the court grants the motion. Generally, the Plaintiff is given permission to "amend" the complaint, such that the next version of it is called the "Amended Complaint".

Sounds like this may be a traffic case. There has been a motion to amend the records insofar as the assessed point are concerned but the rest of it sounds like some kind of cryptic instruction to someone named "anne" to do something. (???)

Please check the spelling of this word and amend the question.

yes it does mean in motion

to amend : to change

if you mean 'amend' it is a change for the better, an improvement or a corrective procedure

Look it up under your state Civil Rules. type in the search box.

How do you amend a data structure?

i amend this law as of today

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