An appeal is when you ask a group or person to think again about a choice they made about you.
There are lots of different sorts of appeals.
Lots of appeals have rules and laws about them.
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Sometimes a group of people might choose if we can, have or do something.
This might be a big or a small thing.
Some of the things groups might choose could happen to us are things like
if we get a job,
if we go to a school or college,
if we can get money from the government
or even if we are locked up.
When a group makes a choice about us and we don’t think it’s right,
we can ask them to think about it again.
When we ask a group or person to think again about a choice about us,
it is called an appeal or making an appeal.