This section is from the book "Popular Law Library Vol7 Equity Jurisprudence, Trusts, Equity Pleading", by Albert H. Putney. Also available from Amazon: Popular Law-Dictionary.
"An appeal is a process of civil law origin, and is the appropriate mode of review for causes originating in a court of chancery.9 Unless statutes otherwise
9 Pennington vs. Coxe, 2 Cranch, U. S., 61; Lyles vs. Barnes, 40 Miss., 609provide, it removes the whole cause, subjecting the facts as well as the law to review and retrial.10 A technical appeal is the exclusive appellate remedy for review of cases in equity." 11 12