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(law) Someone who presents a petition to a court.
Furthermore, the cause of action must have been recognized in the jurisdiction in which the petitioner resided at the time it arose.
By signing the form, the Petitioner is making a statement under oath.
The petitioner may apply for the decree to be made absolute.
If the Petitioner is successful in his or her application for reduction of alimony, then the judge will change the amount of alimony to be paid.
As far as possible he saw to everything personally, and never sent away a petitioner of the lower orders.
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