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Rule 452. Opinions To Be Brief (1943)


Opinions of the Courts of Civil Appeals shall be as brief as practicable, and shall avoid as far as possible lengthy quotations from other decisions or texts; and where the issues involved have been clearly settled by authority or elementary principles of law, the court shall write only brief memorandum opinions. In every case where application for writ of error is unqualifiedly refused or is granted, the opinion shall be ordered published; in other cases opinions shall be ordered not published when they present no question or application of any rule of law of interest or importance to the jurisprudence of the State.

Amended by order of June 16, 1943, eff. Dec. 31, 1943.

Prior Amendments Future Amendments
Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941 April 15, 1982, eff. Aug. 15, 1982
  Repealed by order of April 10, 1986, eff. Sept. 1, 1986