Simple Definition of retrial
: a second trial in a court of law in order to make a new judgment on a case that has been judged before
Full Definition of retrial
: a second trial, experiment, or test; specifically : a second judicial trial
Examples of retrial in a sentence
His case is coming up for retrial.
First Known Use of retrial
Legal Definition of retrial
: a trial of a matter already tried
Additional Notes on retrial
A retrial is barred by double jeopardy following a mistrial for which there was no manifest necessity.
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