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Every slave state had its own slave code and body of court decisions. These codes made slavery permanent in these states.
Witnesses threatened to recant their testimony when the court released their names to the paper.
Henry rebuilt the principal castle gateway in about 1510 and constructed a tennis court at the base of the motte in the Upper Ward.
By the end of the 16th century the triumphal arch had become closely linked with court theatre, state pageantry and military fortifications.
The open court of Wessex Fives, built in 1787, is still in existence at Warminster School although it has fallen out of regular use.
The university successfully obtained a court order to evict the students but stated that it did not intend to enforce the order if possible.
On completion in 1197 the new foundation was dedicated to Becket, whom the king had known personally while at the English court as a young man.
The Mongols then established their dynastic court and governed Hong Kong for 97 years.
George's previous houses, Carlton House and the Brighton Pavilion were too small for grand court events, even after expensive extensions.
The judge may decide to recall them to the court to address them again at any time.
The Crown Court and a county court may sit in the same building and use the same jurors.
The court performance target is that cases committed for sentence should be heard within 10 weeks.
Exceptionally the court may sit with a jury, but in practice normally only in defamation cases or cases against the police.
The jurisdictions overlap in some cases, and cases started in one division may be transferred by court order to another where appropriate.
Appeals are allowed if the decision in the court below was incorrect, or suffered from a serious procedural error or irregularity.
In the United States, stare decisis can interact in counterintuitive ways with the federal and state court systems.
Note that inferior courts cannot evade binding precedent of superior courts, but a court can depart from its own prior decisions.
On appeal, the appellate court may either adopt the new reasoning, or reverse on the basis of precedent.
In such cases, a court must analyze the various available sources, and reach a resolution of the ambiguity.
Under the broad method, the court may reinterpret the law at will when it is clear that there is only one way to read the statute.
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