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Finding Legal Help

You are not required to hire an attorney, but legal matters can be complicated. Consider talking to an attorney to go over your options. See the Finding Legal Help page for information about free and low cost ways to get legal help. 

Como encontrar ayuda legal

Usted no está obligado a contratar un abogado, pero los asuntos legales pueden ser complicados. Considere la posibilidad de hablar con un abogado para hablar de sus opciones. Para información sobre cómo obtener ayuda legal vea nuestra página Como encontrar ayuda legal.

URAP Rule 2 (Rules of Appellate Procedure)


Rule 2. Suspension of rules.
Rule printed on June 3, 2023 at 2:19 am. Go to https://www.utcourts.gov/rules for current rules.
Effective: 11/1/2016

In the interest of expediting a decision, the appellate court, on its own motion or for extraordinary cause shown, may, except as to the jurisdictional provisions of Rules 4(a)4(b)4(e)5(a)14(a)4852, and 59, suspend the requirements or provisions of any of these rules in a particular case and may order proceedings in that case in accordance with its direction.

Advisory Committee Note

The rules that the appellate court may not suspend concern procedures and time limits that confer jurisdiction on the court. Rule 4(b) lists the post‑judgment motions that must be filed in a timely manner in the trial court.

Adopted 2020

The Utah State Courts mission is to provide the people an open, fair, efficient, and independent system for the advancement of justice under the law.

Page Last modified: 3/29/2022

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