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In a number of landmark judgements, the tribunal advanced the development of an overview of selected cases and relevant judgements is provided below. This article seeks to question the two dominant conceptions of 'landmark' or ' leading' cases in english legal scholarship, using the house of. Landmark court decisions, in present-day common law legal systems, establish precedents that determine a significant new legal principle or concept, or otherwise substantially affect the interpretation of existing law leading case is commonly used in the united kingdom and other.
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