Legal Definition and Related Resources of Ratio decidendi
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Meaning of Ratio decidendi
The reason or ground of a judicial decision
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Ratio Decidendi Legal Definition
The reason for the decision.
United States Constitutional Meaning of Ratio Decidendi
The reasoning supporting the decision of a court in a particular case, establishing a precedent.
reason for being decided
Other Latin Constitutional Definitions in the Law Dictionary
- in personam
- in rem
- ultra vires
- per curiam
- amicus curiae
- ex post facto
- ex parte
- ex relatione
- nolo contendere
- de facto
- de jure
- in forma pauperis
- in re
- ratio decidendi
- obiter dictum
- stare decisis
- habeas corpus
Ratio Decidendi in the law of the United States
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Ratio decidendi in Law Enforcement
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