Legal-Explanations.com - Legal resources in plain English
Legal-Explanations.com Home > Legal Definitions
 

Count

It refers to the opening complain statement by the plaintiff in the lawsuit which declares that a course of action be taken for such declaration, is known as count. A plaintiffs complain may have more than two counts and it can lead to different set of action by the court. In a criminal case such counts are different offences that has been put forward by plaintiff.

 
Legal-Explanations.com Home
About us | Contact us | Privacy | Terms of service

2004 - 2007 Legal-Explanations.com. All rights reserved