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Definition of issue of fact in English:


A dispute in court in which the significance of a fact or facts is denied: it was an issue of fact to be determined by the jury
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  • First, whether or not a party's behaviour has been so bad as to merit exclusion from protection by the Court is an issue of fact.
  • One needs more than a sweeping statement that there are disputed issues of fact before the court can determine that issue.
  • An order has been made that this point of law be disposed of before the trial of the issues of fact in the action.
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