Unformatted text preview: various parts of the decision into your summary. Everything must be described in your own words. Your summary at a minimum must include the following information: 1. The parties involved in the case. 2. Any interveners? 3. The circumstances that led to the case in the first place. 4. Did the full court hear the case? Was the decision per curiam? 5. The constitutional issues. 6. The initial outcome of the legal proceedings. 7. The outcome of the case at the provincial court of appeal. 8. The outcome of the case at the Supreme Court. 9. The Supreme Court’s reasoning (ratio decidendi). 10. What is meant by the principle of the “rule of law” and how did this principle figure in the court’s reasoning in this case?...
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- Winter '10
- Law, Supreme Court of the United States, Appellate court, following grade-raising assignment