Midtrial Motions – made during the proceedings, before the final judgment:

Midtrial Motions to Demand Opponent Amend a Vague or Incorrect Pleadings

Speaking Motionto address matters not raised in the pleadings

Special Motionto seek the court’s discretion rather than ruling as a matter of course (routine)

Interlocutory Applicationto seek equitable or legal relief before a final decision

Motions to Compel Immediate Judgement based on Preliminary Evidence &/or Rule of Law

Motion to Withdrawdefendant’s request for a court’s permission to change the defendant’s plea or strike an admission


[1]:  Black’s Law Dictionary Deluxe Tenth Edition by Henry Campbell Black & Editor in Chief Bryan A. Garner. ISBN: 978-0-314-62130-6


Back to All Motions

All Writs

All Orders

Rules of Procedure

Intro to Law

Like this website?

Please Support Our Fundraiser

or donate via PayPal:


Notice: Wild Willpower does not condone the actions of Maximilian Robespierre, however the above quote is excellent!