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Q: To get a Civil appeal tolled, what does tolled mean?

NC Rule 59 Motion for new trial.

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Aug 12, 2015

Basically, it means suspended.

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Q: how long can i request an ammendment to pleadings in my federal civil rights case?
Rachel Lea Hunter
Rachel Lea Hunter answered on May 11, 2014

See Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rule 15:

RULE 15. AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTAL PLEADINGS

(a) Amendments Before Trial.

(1) Amending as a Matter of Course. A party may amend its pleading once as a matter of course within:

(A) 21 days after serving it, or

(B)...
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