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Legal ContextPlay
Used often in legal discussions to reference past court decisions influencing current cases. SlideThe attorney cited a precedent to argue her client's innocence.
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Authority ReferencePlay
Indicates that the past action or decision has enough authority to guide present ones. SlideThe court's earlier precedent was pivotal for the verdict.
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Past InfluencePlay
Highlights that something was first done in the past which affects actions today. SlideHis strategy created a precedent, now everyone copies it.