This PDF covers the following
topics related to The Common Law and Zambia : What is common law? ,
Justifications for the common law method , Precedent in Zambia, Stare decisis in
Zambia's courts, The Zambian context , Suggestions for the future, Stare decisis
and legal authority, Conclusion.
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