Describes the final action of the court (e.g., reversed, remanded, affirmed, vacated, etc.)
How the Vote Decided: Majority Opinion, Concurring, Dissenting:
Fact Summary and Legal History:
Facts are exactly that – the record of the dispute established in the courts below. Why is there a controversy?
Major Question (s) or Issue(s) Presented by the Case:
All judicial opinions are framed around what the court believes to be the core questions presented by the case before it. Each decision, thus, focuses on and authoritatively answers the issues treated by the court.