de novo trial
A second trial for a matter that has already been adjudicated; starting over as if the first trial had never happened.

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  • de novo trial — See trial de novo …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • de novo trial — Trying a matter anew; the same as if it had not been heard before and as if no decision had been previously rendered. Farmingdale Supermarket, Inc. v. U. S., D.C.N.J., 336 F.Supp. 534, 536 …   Black's law dictionary

  • trial de novo — n: a trial in a higher court in which all the issues of fact or law tried in a lower court or tribunal are reconsidered as if no previous trial had taken place compare mistrial Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • trial — tri·al n [Anglo French, from trier to try]: a judicial examination of issues of fact or law disputed by parties for the purpose of determining the rights of the parties compare hearing, inquest at trial: in or during the course of a trial Merriam …   Law dictionary

  • Trial de novo — Civil procedure in the United States Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Doctrines of civil procedure Jurisdiction Subject matter jurisdiction Diversity jurisdiction Personal jurisdiction Removal jurisdiction Venue Change of venue …   Wikipedia

  • trial — A judicial examination and determination of issues between parties to action, whether they be issues of law or of fact, before a court that has jurisdiction. Tittsworth v. Chaffin, Mo.App., 741 S.W.2d 314, 317. A judicial examination, in… …   Black's law dictionary

  • trial anew — Same as trial de novo …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • de novo — de no·vo /dē nō vō, dā / adv or adj [Medieval Latin, literally, from (the) new]: over again: as if for the first time: as a: allowing independent appellate determination of issues (as of fact or law) a de novo review b: allowing complete retrial… …   Law dictionary

  • De novo — In general usage, de novo is a Latin expression meaning from the beginning, afresh, anew, beginning again. It is used in: De novo synthesis of complex molecules from simple molecules in biochemistry Trial de novo, or a new trial in the legal… …   Wikipedia

  • venire facias de novo — /vanayriy feysh(iy)as diy nowvow/ A fresh or new venire, which the court grants when there has been some impropriety or irregularity in returning the jury, or where the verdict is so imperfect or ambiguous that no judgment can be given upon it,… …   Black's law dictionary

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