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    A person that answers an appeal in higher court.

    California Superior Court. “English Legal Glossary” (2005)

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    Appellee is defined as the party against whom an appeal is taken

    New York State Unified Court System. “Glossary of Legal Terms” (2016)

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    Another appellee definition is the person who won in the lower court.

    Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. “Women’s Legal Rights Handbook” (2015)

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    The party in a court action against whom the appellant appeals a decision or judgment. Opposite of appellant.

    Missouri Press-Bar Commission. “News Reporter’s Legal Glossary” (2009)

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    The party against whom an appeal is taken, sometimes called a respondent.

    Colorado Bar Association. “Glossary of Legal Terms”