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Ratio decidendi sine qua non
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  1. ratio decidendi
    The principle or rule of law that is the basis of a courts opinion
  2. remand
    To send a case back to a lower court for further action
  3. replevin
    At common law, a lawsuit for recovery of goods improperly taken by another
  4. res judicata
    An issue that has been definitively settled by judicial decision.
  5. respondent
    The party that is required to answer a petition
  6. ripeness doctrine
    A doctrine prohibiting the ct in from exercising jurisdiction over the case until an actual controversy is presented.
  7. sequestration
    The act os a judge in ordering that a jury or witness be kept apart from outside contacts during trial
  8. seriatum
    Latin for in series
  9. simpliciter
    Latin for by itself, or simply
  10. sine qua non
    An indispensable thing

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