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issue of law

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Definition of issue of law in English:

noun

Law
A dispute in court in which the application of the law is contested.
Example sentences
  • This good faith application by the prosecution raised a genuine issue of law on a point of general public importance.
  • Counsel for the respondent plaintiff raises an issue of law as to the pleading of the counterclaim.
  • The Tribunal had jurisdiction to decide the issue of law of whether the classification was correct.

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