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Appellate Practice: Transfer Motion-Rule 84.04

Where a pro se appellant challenged the denial of his application to transfer his motion for a judgment on the pleadings from the family court to the circuit court, the appellant’s sole point on appeal was not supported or developed, ...

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Appellate Practice: Motion to Vacate Sentence-Finality of Judgment-Court Authority

Where a criminal defendant challenged the denial of her motion to vacate, set aside or correct judgment and sentence after an evidentiary hearing, the motion court’s order denying relief addressed only three of her four claims, so the judgment was ...

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Appellate: Inadequate Brief-Probate Case

Where appellants challenged a judgment closing the estate of their father, the appellants’ brief failed to comply with Rule 84.04 by including a defective point relied on and defective argument section, so the brief was inadequate for appellate review, and ...

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Appellate: Mootness-Quiet Title Case

Where a bank challenged a trial court judgment quieting title to property acquired for construction, the relief the bank sought, reinstatement of its liens, could not be granted even if the bank succeeded on its points on appeal, so the ...

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