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Injunction

An injunction is a court order compelling a party or parties either to resume or to desist from a certain action.


Injunction is a court order prohibiting a party from performing an unjust, inequitable, or injurious act.


Injunction is a court order that prohibits the defendant form engaging in certain activities, such as strikes.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Injunction
- The act of enjoining; the act of directing, commanding, or prohibiting.
- That which is enjoined; an order; a mandate; a decree; a command; a precept; a direction.
- A writ or process, granted by a court of equity, and, insome cases, under statutes, by a court of law,whereby a party is required to do or to refrain from doing certain acts, according to the exigency of the writ.
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