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remit

Law the transfer of a case from one court or jurisdiction to another, esp from an appeal court to an inferior tribunal
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91) Thus, on remittal, the First Department held that double jeopardy implications did not preclude a trial for intentional manslaughter, although the analysis was complicated by the fact that intentional manslaughter is a lesser included offense of intentional murder, of which defendant was acquitted.
The common law assistance cases have been concerned with such matters as: (1) the vesting of English assets in a foreign officeholder; or (2) the staying of local proceedings; or (3) orders for examination in support of the foreign proceedings; or (4) orders for the remittal of assets to a foreign liquidation; and (5) have involved cases in which the foreign court was a court of competent jurisdiction in the sense that the bankrupt was domiciled in the foreign country or, if a company, was incorporated there.
Then an order was made setting aside part of the award and so, by way of remittal, the Juggernaut went rumbling back towards the arbitrator.
Appropriately, therefore, appellate courts have generally taken into consideration arguments that changed circumstances after parental rights have been terminated require a remittal to the Family Court for a new hearing on the best interests of the child.
129) He added that '[e]ventualities can be conceived where a power of remittal .