temporary injunction


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n temporary injunction injunction issued during a trial to maintain the status quo or preserve the subject matter of the litigation until the trial is over
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In literature:

Before the auditors have examined the record, they shall grant no writ of injunction, temporary or perpetual.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1803, Volume V., 1582-1583" by Various
You were operating as bonded lessees under a temporary injunction, or something of that sort, weren't you?
"Branded" by Francis Lynde
A temporary injunction was granted.
"History of the United States, Volume 6 (of 6)" by E. Benjamin Andrews
I'll have a temporary injunction issued.
"Blow The Man Down" by Holman Day
It was a temporary injunction.
"King Spruce, A Novel" by Holman Day
There was no need of an order to show cause why a temporary injunction should not issue restraining him from carnage.
"The Army Mule and Other War Sketches" by Henry A. Castle
Generally, however, notice of an application for a temporary injunction is required.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 5" by Various

In news:

Bible publisher wins temporary injunction against HHS mandate.
The administration's temporary injunction was not granted, so we are now posting the story.
In mid-June, the Appellate Division of the State Supreme Court lifted a temporary injunction against the collection of the $4.35-per-pack tax.
Judge issues temporary injunction .
Travis County judge issues temporary injunction .
Temporary injunction filed against Baumet.
A woman by the name of Marcia Santiago filed a temporary injunction against her ex-boyfriend, Bradford Baumet, on Oct 5.
Where a temporary injunction has been in place in a suit involving a mortgage, the injunction should be lifted given the plaintiff's failure to comply with court-ordered conditions.
Quebec Labour Relations Board turns down request for a temporary injunction against a potential NHL lockout.
Temporary injunction locks down violence-plagued Silverado's.
Temporary injunction brought by Friends of the Dewey-Radke House granted.
30 am Friday morning, a notice of a temporary injunction being brought against the city from the Friends of the Dewey-Radke House was delivered to the Little Falls City Hall, by an attorney from Garrison.
Temporary injunction issued halting implementation of statewide smoking ban in 28 clubs in Kansas.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Public Schools on Monday asked a court for a temporary injunction that would end the teachers strike immediately.
A federal judge has issued a temporary injunction on California's ban on " conversion " therapy -- a method some say can help turn a gay person straight.