In common law legal systems, a precedent or authority is a legal case that
establishes a ... the law. The Latin term stare decisis is the doctrine of
A case or issue decided by a court that can be used to help answer future
There are three types of
These opinions form the principles that a court will normally consider when
interpreting the law. This is called "
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The doctrine of judicial
a. An act or instance that may be used as an example in dealing with subsequent
similar instances. b.
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