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Compensation for injuries sustained; recovery or restitution for harm or injury; damages or equitable relief. Access to the courts to gain Reparation for a wrong.

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REDRESS. The act of receiving satisfaction for an injury sustained. For the mode of obtaining redress, vide Remedies 1 Chit. Pr. Annal. Table.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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TERRY MILLS has not had the best of luck with his Wolverhampton raiders of late, but Jawhari redressed the balance with a smooth victory under Jimmy Quinn in the first division of the five-furlong handicap.
But after 16 minutes Barnsley redressed the balance with a superb move.
Milford then redressed the balance with his second try and then Wyatt crossed for Warlow to convert.