Washington, DC asked in Appeals / Appellate Law for District of Columbia

Q: Can a plaintiff appeal a decision on an issue raised by a different plaintiff?

i.e. can plaintiff 1 appeal the decision on issue 1, if issue 1 was originally raised by plaintiff 2?

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Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
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A: You may lack standing to bring this sort of appeal. It depends on the facts of this seemingly multi-plaintiff case; but if they're 2 separate cases, then typically not. More facts are needed here. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me on my law practice website. This answer does not constitute legal advice; make any predictions, guarantees, or warranties; or create any Attorney-Client relationship.

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