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Can a court’s decision be copyrighted?

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How is “R v. Smith” pronounced?

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How is compensation for defendants against whom charges are dismissed called and calculated?

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Is it common/normal for barristers of the same chambers to represent opposing sides in a case?

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What is the origin and basis of stare decisis?

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Is it proper for a venue to refuse entry to “single gentlemen” after a certain time of day as a matter of policy?

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At what stage in history did intervention of courts become required for tenant evictions?

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Why doesn’t the maxim of de minimis apply to shoplifting or other petty crimes, or does it?

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What effect does the coronation have after accession had already taken place upon the predecessor’s passing?

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Is a sent email in someone else’s inbox subject to data subject rights of the sender?

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Do soldiers have a greater duty to women and children than to men in case of a shipwreck?

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Are punitive contractual clauses enforceable?

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What did it mean to be “declared infamous”?

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Where does the idiomatic term “caution+3” come from?

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What is a “legal code,” and is the British statute book one?

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Did the House of Lords hear appeal cases in the main Lords’ chamber of Parliament?

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Does a judge have discretion in their verdict when it seems beyond reasonable doubt that the defendant is factually guilty of the charged offences?

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What is the functional purpose of the practice of seeking permission from a lower/trial court to appeal its own decision?

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How long can one be held in custody following arrest for s12 Terrorism offences?

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Can courts nullify/strike down rules of the legislature if they violate fundamental rights?

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Can a person commit a racially/religiously aggravated or hate crime against their own group?

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Did regional county courts used to be separate courts?

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What happens to an AST tenant when their landlord defaults on his mortgage?

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How many witnesses’ testimony constitutes or transcends reasonable doubt?

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Is “your honour” the proper address for all U.S. judges rather than just the more senior ones?

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How common actually are perjury proceedings?

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When did the American and British naming conventions for legislation diverge?

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On what basis is every Englishman presumed to know the laws of his country?

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What is "distress," as in "distress for rent"?

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What was the impetus for the Offences Against the Persons Act 1861?

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