Unformatted text preview: application of the rule of law to the facts of the case at bar. #3 Students should be familiar with the following terms: cause of action, constitution, statute, ordinance, regulation. #4 Students should understand the principle of stare decisis. #5 Students should know the difference between mandatory authority and statutory authority. #6 Students will learn to identify substantive facts versus procedural facts. #7 Students will be understand the following terms: affirm, reverse, remand, concurring opinion, dissenting opinion. #8 Students will know the following elements of a case brief: rule, issue, holding, narrow holding, broad holding, procedural history, ratio decidendi, and dictum and legal reasoning....
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