remit

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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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This gives an artificially high sense of success rates for forced marriage claims in the United States because positive court decisions do not result in a grant of asylum but rather to a remittal of the case back to the BIA, which may then again refuse asylum.
This means that a "positive" case was often merely a remittal for redetermination of the claim rather than an actual grant of asylum.
109) We count "positive" or "negative" decisions from the perspective of the applicant, even if (as in the case of judicial review) the decision is one of remittal and reconsideration of the claim rather than an ultimate positive determination of refugee status.