Citators - are basically references to that a lawyer can review to compare the current case at
hand and try and predict an outcome. Examples are Key cite and Shepards citations also
determine the current status of a case.
KeyCite - is an online reference
Unit 4 Key Terms
An example of an affirmative defense is when the defendant speaks his side of the story,usually
to justify the actions or deny any wrongful doing.
The affirmative defense used by the defenda
The party who appeals from the trial court's decision. This is the party who lost
in the trial court and wants the Supreme Court to reverse or modify the
judgment of the trial court.
Having to do with appeals.
The party agains
Appellants brief is very important and must be researched and correctly formatted.When a
lower court's decision is contested the next step is to take the decision to appellate court and each
side gives a written argument stating the reason that whichever
Statement to the rule of law is a clear understanding of the laws that in some way changed due
to certain facts that the court has found that in such situations for instance that it needs to be
altered and fixed all states have their own constitutions and
Unit 2 Key Terms
Elegant Variation in legal writing is not appropriate and can be confusing too. Basically if when
you start out by referring for example to calling the written document a contract and then you
refer to it as an agre
Unit 2 Exercise
I have concluded that the importance of correct writing as a professional in the legal
field is a must. After researching the web I have ran across repetition of at least one fact
is that I am positive of . You will