Legal proceeding

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A legal proceeding is any legal matter that is before a judge or tribunal.[1] Legal proceedings refer to all parts of a trial or hearing.[2]

Legal proceedings for United States courts of appeals are called the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure.[3] They apply to all courts of appeal and since December 4, 1967 to the United States Supreme Court.[3]

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  1. "Legal Proceeding and Legal Definition". Retrieved 5 November 2015.
  2. "Judicial Proceeding". NOLO. Retrieved 5 November 2015.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Current Rules of Practice & Procedure". Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. Retrieved 5 November 2015.