Supersedeas Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Supersedeas?

(n)Supersedes is the order, judgement, proclemation outcome etc which suppress the order, judgment, proclamation etc of a lower authority to stop implementation of the order issued by the subordinate. If a lower court remand a person to police custody and upper court grants bail the order of the upper court supersedes the order remanding the person