Case stated legal definition of case stated
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An action that is brought upon the agreement of the parties who submit a statement of undisputed facts to the court but who take adversary positions as to the legal ramifications of the facts, thereby requiring a judge to decide the Question of Law presented.
A case stated is also called an amicable action, a case agreed on, or a friendly suit.
case stated a statement of the facts of a case prepared by one court for the opinion or judgment of another court. In Scotland the appeal from a summary court is called a stated case.
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ISLAMABAD -- Interior Minister Rehman Malik has submitted a reply regarding registration of second FIR in Benazir murder case stated
there is no need of re-registering the FIR in Benazir murder case.
The court in the instant case stated
that the inadvertent or good-faith exception created by Korn is not authorized by statute, and that such exception would render the regulations moot.
Elaine Kusel, the Milberg Weiss partner who argued the case stated
, "It is important that U.