Research a case of first impression where the court establishes precedent. Write a summary of the facts of the case and the new rule that the court sets forth. Explain which courts are obligated to follow the new rule.
Research a subsequent case that uses the precedent you located in the first part of this Assignment. Write a summary of the facts of the case and how the court applies stare decisis . Be sure to cite to exactly where in the case the court discusses application of the rule established by the prior court.
Research a case where the court refused precedent and overturned an established rule. Write a summary of the facts of the case and the courts reasoning for refusing to apply stare decisis .
In addition to fulfilling the specifics of the Assignment a successful paper must also meet the following criteria:
Length should be 34 pages excluding cover page and references page.
Double spaced and 12-point font
Viewpoint and purpose should be clearly established and sustained.
Assignment should follow the conventions of Standard American English (correct grammar punctuation etc.).
Writing should be well ordered logical and unified as well as original and insightful.
Your work should display superior content organization style and mechanics.
Appropriate citation style should be followed