Petition Narrative Definitions

Definitions from this lesson

ALLEGATION

Allegation

Assertion made by a party in a legal proceeding that they then undertake to prove.

FACT

Fact

Something that exists we know to be true, or has happened (historically), or a personal observation.

RELEVANT FACT

Relevant Fact

A fact that bears a connection to the matter at hand.

NEXUS

Nexus

The connector that ties together the facts with the narrative.

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