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RULE 15-501. INJUNCTIONS--DEFINITIONS

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West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 15. Other Special Proceedings
Chapter 500. Injunctions
MD Rules, Rule 15-501
RULE 15-501. INJUNCTIONS--DEFINITIONS
The following definitions apply in the rules in this Chapter:
(a) Injunction. “Injunction” means an order mandating or prohibiting a specified act.
(b) Preliminary Injunction. “Preliminary injunction” means an injunction granted after opportunity for a full adversary hearing on the propriety of its issuance but before a final determination of the merits of the action.
(c) Temporary Restraining Order. “Temporary restraining order” means an injunction granted without opportunity for a full adversary hearing on the propriety of its issuance.
Source: This Rule is derived from former Rule BB70.

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[Adopted June 5, 1996, eff. Jan. 1, 1997.]

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HISTORICAL NOTES
Derivation:
Maryland Rule of Procedure BB70, adopted Sept. 15, 1961, eff. Jan. 1, 1962, related to definitions, rescinded June 5, 1996, eff. Jan. 1, 1997.
MD Rules, Rule 15-501, MD R SPEC P Rule 15-501
Current with amendments received through August 1, 2019.
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