final judgment
final judgment see judgment 1a

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

final judgment
index adjudication, conclusion (determination), decree, holding (ruling of a court), opinion (judicial decision)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


final judgment
The final determination of a court case, put in writing by the judge who presided over the case. (See also: final decree)
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

final judgment
n.
   the written determination of a lawsuit by the judge who presided at trial (or heard a successful motion to dismiss or a stipulation for judgment), which renders (makes) rulings on all issues and completes the case unless it is appealed to a higher court. It is also called a final decree or final decision.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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