In Limine Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is In Limine?

Latin word meaning ” at the threshold ” or “at the outset”. It is legal term used to pass a motion before the trial begins. Usually such motions are requested in order to remove any evidence which has been procured by illegal means or those that are objectionable by jury or which may make the jury bias.