Prayer for relief


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PRAYER FOR RELIEF, chan. pleading. This is the name of that part of the bill, which, as the phrase imports, prays for relief. This prayer is either general or special but the general course is for the plaintiff to make a special prayer for particular relief to which he thinks himself entitled, and then to conclude with a prayer of general relief at the discretion of the court. Story, Eq. Pl. Sec. 40; 4 Bouv. Inst. n. 4174-6.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Depending on the court and the circumstances, some students, unlike those in this case, may have a prayer for relief.(9)
"The Petition included a prayer for relief that consisted of eleven requests, all but one of which sought affirmative relief, in a case not before the court, that amounted to a relitigation of the just concluded case, with the underlying goal of setting aside the original will that the circuit court admitted to probate and reinstituting intestate distribution of the estate.
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However, as plaintiffs' prayer for relief makes clear, the purpose of their claims under count II is to vacate a condition of their suspended sentences.
Prayer For Relief was scratched from the Classic because of a fever.
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He noted is group was in close coordination with the regulator for the said issuance, but failed to receive the said certification on Monday night, hence prayer for relief submitted to the local court on Tuesday, a day before the deadline for the submission of bids for the third telco spot.
Prayer For Relief should put up another bold show for his Maestro South African trainer Mike de Kock, but others are preferred here.
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Sanjay Patel's prayer for relief and reinstatement as a member of the BCA managing committee and a joint secretary of the association," Gaekwad told M AIL T ODAY .