The Methods of Legal Reasoning
In section 1.2.1 supra, I made the preliminary distinction between easy and hard cases. In easy cases, the decision follows from a set of premises solely consisting of a legal rule, a description of the facts of the case, and perhaps also some other premises that are easy to prove.
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