Omnibus Motion – in Criminal cases, as a form of relief, a defense pretrial motion to suppress inadmissible evidence from being brought up during the trial

Omnibus Motion:

(1889) A motion that makes several requests or asks for multiple forms of relief; especially in criminal law, a defense pretrial motion requesting a hearing on various in limine motions as well as on suppression issues. See Motion in Limine. [1]

Second entry for Omnibus Motion


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


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