Amicus Curiae Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Amicus Curiae, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Amicus Curiae?

n. An arrest warrant is an authorisation given by a public officer which authorizes the arrest and detention of an individual by some law enforcement body. Warrants are typically issued by courts but can also be issued by houses of Congress or other legislatures.